371. Now Thank We All Our God

1 Now thank we all our God
with heart and hands and voices,
who wondrous things hath done,
in whom His world rejoices;
who, from our mothers' arms
hath blessed us on our way
with countless gifts of love,
and still is ours today.

2 O may this bounteous God
through all our life be near us,
with ever joyful hearts
and blessed peace to cheer us;
to keep us in His grace,
and guide us when perplexed,
and free us from all ills
in this world and the next.

3 All praise and thanks to God
the Father now be given,
the Son, and Him who reigns
with them in highest heaven,
the one eternal God,
whom heaven and earth adore,
for thus it was, is now,
and shall be evermore.

Text Information
First Line: Now thank we all our God
Title: Now Thank We All Our God
Translator: Catherine Winkworth (1858)
Author: Martin Rinkart (1636)
Publication Date: 2010
Meter: 6.7.6.7.6.6.6.6
Topic: The Church at Worship: Thanksgiving; Adversity; Faith and Trust (1 more...)
Tune Information
Name: NUN DANKET
Composer: Johann Crüger (1647)
Harmonizer: Felix Mendelssohn (1840)
Meter: 6.7.6.7.6.6.6.6
Key: F Major



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