Lord, in humble, sweet submission

Lord, in humble, sweet submission

Author: Robert T. Daniel
Published in 31 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Lord, in humble, sweet submission,
Here we meet to follow thee,
Trusting in thy great salvation,
Which alone can make us free.

2 Naught have we to claim as merit;
All the duties we can do
Can no crown of life inherit;
All the praise to thee is due

3 Yet we come in Christian duty,
Down beneath the wave to go;
O the bliss! the heavenly beauty!
Christ the Lord was buried so.

Source: The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #1085

Author: Robert T. Daniel

Daniel, Robert T., was born June 10, 1773, in Middlesex Co., Virginia, and removed in boyhood to Orange Co., North Carolina. He was engaged for some time as a blacksmith and cabinet-maker. In 1803 he was ordained to the Baptist Ministry, and acted as a missioner in North and South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, and Mississippi. Besides being an agent for various Baptist Missionary and Education Societies, he was an eminent revivalist. He died at Paris, Tennessee, 1840. His hymn for Immersion, “Lord, in humble, sweet submission," appeared in Broaddus's Dover Selection, 1828-31, in 6 stanzas of 4 lines; Winchell's Additional Hymns, 1832; and is given in Spurgeon's Our Own Hymn Book, 1866. [Rev. F. M. Bird, M.A.] -- John Julian, Dictiona… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lord, in humble, sweet submission
Author: Robert T. Daniel
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 31 of 31)

A Selection of Hymns, from Various Authors #d231

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Baptist Hymn Book #a779

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Hymns for Social Meetings #151

Hymns for Use in Divine Worship ... Seventh-Day Adventists #d657

Manly's Choice #d128

Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune book #d241

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Revival Hymns #128

Supplement to Watts #d248

The Advent Christian Hymnal #d498

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The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #471

The Baptist Harmony #d221

The Baptist Harmony #d222

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The Baptist Hymn Book #779

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The Baptist Praise Book #735

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The Baptist Psalmody #909

The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d231

The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs #d157

The Dover Selection of Spiritual Songs, with an Appendix of Choice Hymns #d151

The Ebenezer Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, with an appendix Consisting of Miscellaneous Pieces. 6th ed. #d339

The Good Old Songs #d332

The Good Old Songs #d332

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The New Baptist Psalmist and Tune Book #252

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The Primitive Baptist Hymnal #202

The Primitive Hymns #d353

The Service of Song for Baptist Churches #d503

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #1085

The Southern Psalmist #d475

The Southern Psalmist. New ed. #d498

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The Virginia Selection of Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #155

Virginia Selection of Psalms #d285

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