658. The Wise May Bring Their Learning

1 The wise may bring their learning,
the rich may bring their wealth,
and some may bring their greatness,
and some their strength and health:
we too would bring our treasures
to offer to the King,
we have no wealth or learning -
what shall we children bring?

2 We'll bring him hearts that love him,
we'll bring him thankful praise,
and souls forever striving
to follow in his ways:
and these shall be the treasures
we offer to the King,
and these are gifts that even
our grateful hearts may bring.

Text Information
First Line: The wise may bring their learning
Title: The Wise May Bring Their Learning
Author: Anonymous
Meter: 7.6.7.6.D.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1995
Scripture:
Topic: Stewardship and Service; Commitment; Stewardship (1 more...)
Source: Book of Praise for Children (1881)
Tune Information
Name: TYROLESE
Arranger: Melvin West (1984)
Meter: 7.6.7.6.D.
Key: F Major
Source: Tyrolese carol
Copyright: Arrangement © 1984 by Melvin West. Used by permission.



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