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All thy works, O heavenly Father

All thy works, O heavenly Father

Author: Anonymous
Tune: [All Thy works, O Heavenly Father]
Published in 14 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 All Thy works, O Heavenly Father,
What Thou biddest them, fulfill,
Shall not I, Thy child, much rather
Sing Thy praise and do Thy will?
Hitherto Thy hand hath led me,
And hath brought me on my way;
Thou hast clothed me, Thou hast fed me,
Thou hast blest me every day.

2 Lord, ‘tis of Thy loving kindness
That Thy gospel I have known;
Else I might have sat in blindness,
Bowing down to wood and stone.
To Thy font my parents brought me,
Ere Thy tender love I knew;
And Thy minister has taught me,
What to flee and what to do.

3 Since my time is like an arrow,
Hastening on without delay;
And Thy gate is straight and narrow,
Very narrow is the way.
Thou who gavest Thy Son to save me,
Send Thy Holy Spirit down;
Make me do as Thou wouldst have me,
Make me more and more Thine own!

Source: The Sunday School Hymnal: with offices of devotion #158

Author: Anonymous

In some hymnals, the editors noted that a hymn's author is unknown to them, and so this artificial "person" entry is used to reflect that fact. Obviously, the hymns attributed to "Author Unknown" "Unknown" or "Anonymous" could have been written by many people over a span of many centuries. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: All thy works, O heavenly Father
Author: Anonymous

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Instances

Instances (1 - 14 of 14)
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A Hymnal and Service Book for Sunday Schools, Day Schools, Guilds, Brotherhoods, etc. #400

A New Service and Tune Book for Sunday Schools. New ed. #d4

Hymns and Music for the Young. Juvenile series, Pt.II. 5th ed. #d3

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Hymns of Praise, with Tunes #31

New Service and Tune Book for Sunday School #d4

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Our Song Book #181

Prayer and Praise Book #d8

Sunday School Hymns #d4

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The Sunday School Hymnal #128

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The Sunday School Hymnal #158

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The Sunday School Hymnal #158

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The Sunday School Service and Tune Book #43

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The Sunday-School Hymnal and Service Book (Ed. A) #400

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Voices of Praise #230

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