Father of Mercies

Father of mercies, I come, Come with my burden to Thee

Author: Frank M. Davis
Tune: [Father of mercies, I come]
Published in 7 hymnals

Author: Frank M. Davis

Frank Marion Davis USA 1839-1896. Born at Marcellus, NY, he became a teacher and professor of voice, a choirmaster and a good singer. He traveled extensively, living in Marcellus, NY, Vicksburg, MS, Baltimore, MD, Cincinnati, OH, Burr Oak and Findley, MI. He compiled and published several song books: “New Pearls of Song” (1877), “Notes of Praise” (1890), “Crown of gold” (1892), “Always welcome” (1881), “Songs of love and praise #5” (1898), “Notes of praise”, and “Brightest glory”. He never married. John Perry Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Father of mercies, I come, Come with my burden to Thee
Title: Father of Mercies
Author: Frank M. Davis
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Father of mercies, I come
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 7 of 7)

Gospel Light, or Hymns and Tunes for all Occasions of Christian Work and Worship #d99

Living Songs for the Sunday School, the Epworth League, Prayer Meetings, Revivals #d31

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Notes of Praise #35

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Pure Songs for Sunday-Schools #102

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The Standard Church Hymnal #187

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Words of Truth #118

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