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A pledge and a prayer

Here I lift my heart and hand

Author: E. O. Knee
Tune: [Here I lift my heart and hand]
Published in 4 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Here I lift my heart and hand,
Pledged to Thee, my Lord, I stand,
All the world I could but dross,
Glory only in Thy cross.

2 What have I to bring to Thee?
Naught but sin and misery;
What Thy love and power can tell?
Deep, immense, unsearchable.

3 Thro’ the year my life has been
Marked by waywardness and sin;
Yet Thou hast the wanderer blest,
Thro’ my Lord’s unrighteousness.

4 Now I come to Thee for light,
Guide and cheer in life’s dark night;
Now I rest upon Thy Word,
Dare to call Thee God and Lord.

Source: Alexander's Hymns No. 4 #153

Author: E. O. Knee

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Text Information

First Line: Here I lift my heart and hand
Title: A pledge and a prayer
Author: E. O. Knee

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Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Alexander's Gospel Hymn Book No. 2 #d9

Alexander's Gospel Songs and Solos #d25

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Alexander's Hymns No. 4 #153

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Northfield Hymnal No. 3 #346

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