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Thy Will be Done

Father, in need I come to thee, and this shall be my earnest plea

Author: Eben E. Rexford
Tune: [Father, in need I come to thee]
Published in 19 hymnals

Author: Eben E. Rexford

Rexford, Eben Eugene.M (Johnsburg, New York, July 16, 1848--October 16, 1916, Shiocton, Wisconsin). Horticulturalist and editor of a Wisconsin farm journal. Many of his verses were used to fill empty corners of the journal. He also wrote many books on gardening. Lawrence University (Appleton, Wisc.), Litt.D. Twenty-five years, organist at First Congregational Church, Shiocton. See: Smith, Mary L.P. (1930). Eben E. Rexford; a biographical sketch. Menasha, Wis., George Banta Pub. Co. --Leonard Ellinwood, DNAH Archives and Gabriel, Charles H. (1916). Singers and Their Songs. Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Father, in need I come to thee, and this shall be my earnest plea
Title: Thy Will be Done
Author: Eben E. Rexford
Refrain First Line: Thy will be done



Instances (1 - 19 of 19)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Hymnal for Joyous Youth #d39
American Church and Church School Hymnal #d75
American Church and Church School Hymnal #d75
Christian Hymnal #d101
Christian Work-songs #d44
Fillmores' Gospel Songs for Young People's Meetings, Prayer Meetings, Revival Meetings, and Sunday School #d26
Gloria in Excelsis #d151
Gloria in Excelsis #d90
Glory and Praise: a collection of beautiful Sunday-school songs selected chiefly from The children's hallelujah #81Page Scan
Heart Songs : For Sunday Schools #126Page Scan
Hymns for Today #d46
Hymns of the United Church #d82
Hymns of the United Church #361Page Scan
Joy and Praise #241Page Scan
New Christian Hymn and Tune Book. Word ed. #d23
The Children's Hallelujah #d32
The Christian Hymnist #d127
The Gospel Call, Part Two. Rev. #d36
The Praise Hymnal #d85
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