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This Day

Hymn on One License

Give us this day our daily bread. You said You would supply all my needs

Author: Edwin Hawkins
Tune: [Give us this day our daily bread]
Published in 2 hymnals

Representative Text

Give us this day our daily bread.
You said you would supply all my needs
according to your riches.
I have but to ask and I shall receive.
To go from here and share this love you gave to me,
to show someone who's lost and help them find their way,
the way to truth and faith so they can be free like me,
free like me. Lord, we need your love.
Lord, we need your peace.
Lord, we need your joy
Thank you for this day.
Lord, we thank you for this day.

Source: Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #524

Author: Edwin Hawkins

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Text Information

First Line: Give us this day our daily bread. You said You would supply all my needs
Title: This Day
Author: Edwin Hawkins
Publication Date: 2012
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 2012.

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Text

African American Heritage Hymnal #443

Text

Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #524

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