Father divine, the Savior cried

Father divine, the Savior cried

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 44 hymnals

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“Father divine!” the Saviour cried,
While horrors pressed on every side,
And prostrate on the ground he lay,
“Remove this bitter cup away.

“But if these pangs must still be borne,
Or helpless man be left forlorn,
I bow my soul before thy throne,
And say,—Thy will, not mine, be done!”

Thus our submissive souls would bow,
And, taught by Jesus, lie as low;
Our hearts, and not our lips alone,
Would say,—Thy will, not ours, be done!



Source: A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #130

Author: Philip Doddridge

Doddridge, Philip, D.D., was born in London, June 26, 1702. His grandfather was one of the ministers under the Commonwealth, who were ejected in 1662. His father was a London oilman. He was offered by the Duchess of Bedford an University training for ordination in the Church of England, but declined it. He entered Mr. Jennings's non-conformist seminary at Kibworth instead; preached his first sermon at Hinckley, to which Mr. Jennings had removed his academy. In 1723 he was chosen pastor at Kibworth. In 1725 he changed his residence to Market Harborough, still ministering at Kibworth. The settled work of his life as a preceptor and divine began in 1729, with his appointment to the Castle Hill Meeting at Northampton, and continued till in the… Go to person page >

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A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #130

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A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #130

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A Collection of Hymns and Prayers, for Public and Private Worship #83

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #230

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #230

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #230

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #230

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #230

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #230

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Social and Private Worship #CLXIV

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #271

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Hymn Book for Christian Worship #279

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Hymn Book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (2nd ed.) #138

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Hymn book of the Methodist Protestant Church. (4th ed.) #138

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Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #241

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Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #241

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Hymns for the Sanctuary #181

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Hymns, Selected and Original, for Public and Private Worship #117

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Hymns, Selected and Original: for public and private worship (1st ed.) #117

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Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (30th ed.) #117

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d188

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Sacred Poetry #92

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d214

The Christian Psalter #d119

The Halifax Selection of Hymns: intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts' Psalms and Hymns #d112

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The Harp #266

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The Springfield Collection of Hymns for Sacred Worship #412

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