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God in Heaven, Hear Our Singing

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1 God in heaven, hear our singing!
Only little ones are we;
Yet a great petition bringing,
Father, now we come to Thee.

2 Let Thy kingdom come, we pray Thee;
Let the world in Thee find rest!
Let all know Thee and obey Thee,
Loving, praising, blessing, blest!

3 Let the sweet and joyful story
Of the Savior's wondrous love,
Wake on earth a song of glory,
Like the angels' song above!

4 Father, send the glorious hour!
Every heart be Thine alone!
For the kingdom, and the power,
And the glory are Thine own.

Source: Wartburg Hymnal: for church, school and home #306

Author: Frances R. Havergal

Havergal, Frances Ridley, daughter of the Rev. W. H. Havergal, was born at Astley, Worcestershire, Dec. 14, 1836. Five years later her father removed to the Rectory of St. Nicholas, Worcester. In August, 1850, she entered Mrs. Teed's school, whose influence over her was most beneficial. In the following year she says, "I committed my soul to the Saviour, and earth and heaven seemed brighter from that moment." A short sojourn in Germany followed, and on her return she was confirmed in Worcester Cathedral, July 17, 1853. In 1860 she left Worcester on her father resigning the Rectory of St. Nicholas, and resided at different periods in Leamington, and at Caswall Bay, Swansea, broken by visits to Switzerland, Scotland, and North Wales. She died… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: God of [in] heaven, hear our singing
Title: God in Heaven, Hear Our Singing
Author: Frances R. Havergal
Meter: 8.7.8.7
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Missionary Hymn Book #167

A Selection of Spiritual Songs for the Sunday School #d68

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A Selection of Spiritual Songs #63

Carmina for Social Worship #d77

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Carmina for the Sunday School and Social Worship #231

Children's Hymns with Tunes #d41

Children's Praise and Worship #d43

Chiming Voices #d38

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Common Service Book of the Lutheran Church #563

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Garnered Gems of Sunday School Song #158b

Gospel Chimes #d20

Helping Hands #d16

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Hymnal and Liturgies of the Moravian Church #830

Hymns and Prayers for Church Societies and Assemblies #d39

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Hymns and Songs for the Sunday School #218

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Hymns and Tunes for Schools #292

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Junior Carols #60

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Life-Time Hymns #188b

Little Children's Book #d23

Little Children's Book #d23

Love and Praise #d43

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Missionary Hymnal #48

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Pilgrim Songs for the Sunday School #29

Praise in Song #d57

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Primary Teachers' Manual #14

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Songs for Little People #4

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Songs for Little People #4

Songs of Praise and Prayer #d91

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Songs of Praise and Prayer #23

Sunday School Hymnal #d116

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Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #176

Sykes Junior Choir Collection #d2

The Book of Praise #799

The Calvary Hymnal for Sunday School, Prayer Meeting and Church Service #d80

The Children's Hallelujah #d42

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The Children's Hymnal #138

The Children's Hymnal (with tunes) #d72

The Children's Hymnal and Service Book #d47

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The Children's Hymnal with Tunes #135

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The Church Hymnal #578

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The Church Hymnal #578

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The Church Hymnary #610

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The Church Missionary Hymn Book #186

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The Church Porch #91

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The Church Porch #102

The Hymnal for Schools #d45

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The Hymnal for Schools #194

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The Hymnal #578

The Hymns from the Children's Hymnal; with a Service, for Sunday Schools #d71

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The Institute Hymnal #174

The New Children's Hymnal #d88

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The Packer Hymnal #194

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The Presbyterian Book of Praise #565

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The Presbyterian Book of Praise #565

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The Primary and Junior Hymnal #260

The Primary Hymn Book, Hymns and Songs for Little Children #d28

The Primary Hymnal #d41

The Sabbath Hour #d25

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The Spirit of Praise #103

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Voice of Praise #101

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Wartburg Hymnal #306

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