Use Me, O Lord

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Author: Virgil Carrington DeWitty

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First Line: For Thee, dear Lord, a cross I'll bear
Title: Use Me, O Lord
Author: Virgil Carrington DeWitty
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Use me, Lord, use me for Thy glory
Copyright: © 1947 by Virgie C. DeWitty



PRECIOUS LORD, the tune Thomas Dorsey used for his most beloved hymn, "Precious Lord, take my hand", is an adaptation of MAITLAND. Sometimes Dorsey is shown as the composer, sometimes as the arranger or adapter the tune. MAITLAND is often attributed to Allen, but the earliest known sources (H.W. Bee…

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The New National Baptist Hymnal (21st Century Edition) #449

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