God of our salvation, Unto thee we pray

God of our salvation, Unto thee we pray

Author: Anonymous
Tune: VESPER (Acfield)
Published in 26 hymnals

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Representative Text

1 God of our salvation, unto Thee we pray;
Hear our supplication, be our strength and stay;
Wretched and unworthy, poor, and sick, and blind,
Prostrate we adore Thee, call Thy grace to mind.

2 He that dwelleth near Thee safely shall abide;
Ever love and fear Thee, in Thy strength confide:
Sure is Thy protection, safe is Thy defense,
While in deep affliction, woe or pestilence.

3 God of our salvation, Savior, Prince of peace,
Boundless Thy compassion, infinite Thy grace:
While with love unceasing, humbly we adore,
Grant us Thy rich blessing, and we ask no more.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #12637

Author: Anonymous

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Text Information

First Line: God of our salvation, Unto thee we pray
Author: Anonymous
Copyright: Public Domain



The Cyber Hymnal #12637
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The Cyber Hymnal #12637

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