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God of our boyhood, whom we yield

God of our boyhood, whom we yield

Tune: [God of our boyhood, whom we yield]
Published in 15 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 God of our boyhood, whom we yield
The tribute of our youthful praise,
Upon the well-contested field,
And ‘mid the glory of these days,
God of our youth, be with us yet,
Lest we forget, lest we forget!

2 Sturdy of limb, with bounding health,
Eager to play the hero’s part,
Grant to us each that greater wealth—
An undefiled and loyal heart.
God of our youth, be thou our might,
To do the right, to do the right!

3 When from the field of youthful strife,
Of strength with strength, and speed with speed,
We face the sterner fights of life,—
As still our strength in time of need,
God of our youth, be with us then,
And make us men, and make us men!

Source: Worship and Song. (Rev. ed.) #191

Text Information

First Line: God of our boyhood, whom we yield

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Instances (1 - 15 of 15)

American Church and Church School Hymnal #d97

American Church and Church School Hymnal #d97

American Junior Church School Hymnal #d56

American Student Hymnal #d87

Convention Hymnal #d16

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Elmhurst Hymnal #O44b

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Hymnal for American Youth #169

Songs of Work and Worship #d32

The Church School Hymnal for Youth #d90

The Evangelical Church School Hymnal #d77

The Hill School Hymnal and Service Book #d66

Tokyo Hymnal and Service Book #d15

Worship and Song #d87

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Worship and Song. (Rev. ed.) #191

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