Father of Heav'n, we thee address

Published in 7 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Father of heaven, we thee address
(Obedience is our view)
Accept us in thy son; and bless
The work we have to do.

2 Jesus, as water well applied
Will make the body clean;
So in the fountain of thy side
Wash thou the soul from sin.

3 Celestial dove, descend from high,
And on the water brood;
And with thy quickening power apply
The water and the blood.

4 Great God, Three-One, again we call,
And our requests renew,
Accept in Christ; and bless withal
The work we've now to do.

The Christian's duty, exhibited in a series of hymns, 1791

Text Information

First Line: Father of Heav'n, we thee address
Title: Baptism
Language: English



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Hymns, etc. composed on various subjects #173

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The Boston Collection of Sacred and Devotional Hymns #14

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