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Holy Father, send thy blessing

Holy Father, send thy blessing

Published in 20 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Holy Father, send Thy blessing
On Thy children gathered here;
Let them all, Thy love confessing,
Be to Thee forever dear.

Refrain:
Send the blessing, send the blessing
On Thy children gathered here;
Send the blessing, send the blessing,
Grant us all Thy love and cheer.

2 Blessed Saviour, who in meekness
Didst vouchsafe a child to be,
Guide their steps and help their weakness,
Bless, and make them like to Thee. [Refrain]

3 Spread Thy wings of mercy o’er them,
Grant Thy Spirit from above;
Be their shield, and go before them,
Give them peace and joy and love. [Refrain]

Source: The Bright Array #24

Text Information

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Instances (1 - 20 of 20)

Gems of Sacred Song #d58

Hymn Book of the Holiness Movement Church #d177

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #887

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Hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church #887

Joy, for use in Sunday School and Gospel Meetings #d28

Junior Praises #d16

Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #d304

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Methodist Hymn-Book #833

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Pearls of Praise #170

Selected Songs #d33

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Sifted Wheat #37

Songs of the Savior's Love #d72

The A. M. E. Zion Hymnal #d194

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The Brethren Hymnody #279

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The Bright Array #24

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The Christian Hymnal #469

The Corona #d45

The Great Redemption in Songs New and Selected #d92

The Junior Hymnal #d39

The Singing Choir #d52

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