God of almighty love. C. Wesley. [Consecration to God.] Appeared in Hymns & Sacred Poems, 1749, vol. i., No. 149, in 3 stanzas of 8 lines, and entitled, "An hourly act of Oblation." In 1780 it was given with alterations in the Wesleyan Hymn Book as No. 314, and repeated in several collections in Great Britain and America. The cento, "Father, my lifted eye," in Hymns for the Church of Christ, Boston, U.S.A., 1853, is compiled with alterations from stanzas ii., iii., of this hymn.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)