Jehovah, God, Thy Gracious Power

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1 Jehovah, God, Thy gracious pow'r
On ev'ry hand we see;
O may the blessings of each hour
Lead all our tho'ts to Thee.

2 Thy pow'r is in the ocean deeps,
And reaches to the skies;
Thine eye of mercy never sleeps;
Thy goodness never dies.

3 From morn till noon, till latest eve,
Thy hand, O God, we see;
And all the blessings we receive,
Proceed alone from Thee.

4 In all the varying scenes of time,
On Thee our hopes depend,
Thro' ev'ry age, in ev'ry clime,
Our Father, and our Friend.


Source: The Christian Hymnary. Bks. 1-4 #99

Author: John Thomson

Thomson, John, M.D., 1783-1818. A Leeds physician, who contributed to Aspland's Collection, 1310:— 1. To God, the universal King. To the One God. 2. Jehovah, God ! thy gracious power. Omnipresence of God. 3. To thee my heart, eternal King. Praise. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)  Go to person page >

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First Line: Jehovah [Our Father], God! Thy gracious power
Title: Jehovah, God, Thy Gracious Power
Author: John Thomson
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain



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