Here, Savior, we would come

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1 Here, Savior, we would come
in your appointed way
obedient to your high command,
our solemn vows to pay.

2 O bless this sacred rite
to make us whole and free.
Now may we serve with faithfulness
and love eternally.

Source: Chalice Hymnal #363

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First Line: Here, Savior, we would come
Source: English Baptist Collection
Copyright: Public Domain



Robert Jackson (b, Oldham, Lancashire, England, 1842; d. Oldham, 1914) originally, composed TRENTHAM as a setting for Henry W. Baker's "O Perfect Life of Love" (380). Named for a village in Staffordshire, England, close to the town in which Jackson was born, the tune was published with the Baker tex…

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