In all my ways, O God

In all my ways, O God

Author: Benjamin Beddome
Published in 32 hymnals

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1 In all my ways, O God!
I would acknowledge Thee;
And seek to keep my heart and house
From all pollution free.

2 Where'er I have a tent,
An altar will I raise;
And thither my oblations bring
Of humble pray'r and praise.

3 Could I my wish obtain,
My household, Lord, should be
Devoted to Thyself alone,
A nursery for Thee.

Source: The Christian hymnal: a collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship; in two parts (Rev.) #415

Author: Benjamin Beddome

Benjamin Beddome was born at Henley-in Arden, Warwickshire, January 23, 1717. His father was a Baptist minister. He studied at various places, and began preaching in 1740. He was pastor of a Baptist society at Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire, until his death in 1795. In 1770, he received the degree of M.A. from the Baptist College in Providence, Rhode Island. He published several discourses and hymns. "His hymns, to the number of 830, were published in 1818, with a recommendation from Robert Hall." Montgomery speaks of him as a "writer worthy of honour both for the quantity and the quality of his hymns." --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

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First Line: In all my ways, O God
Author: Benjamin Beddome

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Chapel Hymns #d259

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Congregational Hymn and Tune Book; containing the Psalms and Hymns of the General Association of Connecticut, adapted to Suitable Tunes #842

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #371

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Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H655

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (14th stereotype ed.) #73

Resurrected Songs prepared for the Church #d102

Select Hymns #d217

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Songs of Pilgrimage: a hymnal for the churches of Christ (2nd ed.) #562

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The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #1146

The Christian Hymnal #d329

The Christian Melodist, a Collection of Popular Songs, for Use in Public and Social Meetings ... #d175

The Christian Psalmist #d330

The Christian Psalmist (Numeral ed.) 10th ed., 1st rev. ed. #d195

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The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #882

The South Western Psalmist #d188

The Vestry Hymn Book #d216

Zion's Harp ... Sacred Songs Not Found in the Methodist Hymn Book and Many Never Before Published with Several Original Pieces #d162

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