Jesus, our faith increase

Jesus, our faith increase

Published in 6 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Jesus, our faith increase;
Fast knit, O Lord, to thee,
Around us bind the bond of peace,
The Spirit's unity.

2 One God and Father ours,
One Christ his gift of love,
One Spirit shed in living showers,
One home prepared above.

3 To one glad hope we cling,
Through Jesus' life and death;
One theme of saving grace we sing,
And ours one common faith.

4 Then grant us, Lord, one mind,
One will in all our ways,
One heart to thine own truth inclined,
One mouth to speak thy praise.

Source: Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient & modern (Abr. ed.) #501

Text Information

First Line: Jesus, our faith increase
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Notes

Jesus, our faith increase. [More Faith desired.] Given anonymously in the Plymouth Brethren's Hymns & Spiritual Songs compiled in Bristol. Bristol, 1870. It is also in Laudes Domini, N. Y., 1884.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

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Instances

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Laudes Domini #501

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Laudes Domini #937

The Baptist Hymn and Praise Book #d262

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The Coronation Hymnal #259

The Gospel Praise Book #d220

The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d429

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