Category Archives: Praise to God

O Lord, In Thee Is All My Trust

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. O Lord, in Thee is all my trust, Give ear unto my woful cry, Refuse not me that am unjust, But, … Continue reading

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All Ye, Who Faithful Servants Are

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. All ye, who faithful servants are Of our Almighty King, Both high and low, and small and great, His praise devoutly … Continue reading

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Thou, God, All Glory, Honour, Power

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Thou, God, all glory, honour, power, Art worthy to receive; For all things by thy power were made, And by thy … Continue reading

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Almighty Father, Just And Good

This hymn, also known as the Hymnus Eucharisticus, comes from Magdalen College, Oxford University where a centuries-old tradition has the choir sing a hymn to the Blessed Trinity from the tower at 5 a.m. on May Day (May 1). This is … Continue reading

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The Lord’s My Shepherd, I’ll Not Want

The Lord’s my shepherd, I’ll not want. He makes me down to lie In pastures green; He leadeth me The quiet waters by. My soul He doth restore again; And me to walk doth make Within the paths of righteousness, … Continue reading

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My Song Is Love Unknown

My song is love unknown, My Savior’s love to me; Love to the loveless shown, That they might lovely be. O who am I, that for my sake My Lord should take frail flesh and die? He came from His … Continue reading

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Dear Lord And Father Of Mankind

Dear Lord and Father of mankind, Forgive our foolish ways; Reclothe us in our rightful mind, In purer lives Thy service find, In deeper reverence, praise. In simple trust like theirs who heard, Beside the Syrian sea, The gracious calling … Continue reading

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