Lord, what offering shall we bring

Lord, what offering shall we bring

Author: John Taylor
Published in 74 hymnals

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Lord! what offering shall we bring,
At Thine altars when we bow?
Hearts, the pure, unsullied spring,
Whence the kind affections flow:

Willing hands, to lead the blind,
Heal the wounded, feed the poor;
Love, embracing all our kind,
Charity, with liberal store.

Teach us, O thou Heavenly King,
Thus to show our grateful mind,
Thus the accepted offering bring,
Love to Thee and all mankind.



Source: A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #11

Author: John Taylor

Taylor, John, born July 30, 1750, was the son of Richard Taylor, of Norwich, and grandson of Dr. John Taylor (1694-1761, the eminent Hebrew scholar, who was for many years minister of the Octagon Chapel, Norwich, and afterwards Divinity tutor at the Warrington Academy. Dr. Taylor published A Collection of Tunes in Various Airs, one of the first collections of its kind, and his grandson was one of the most musical of Unitarian hymn-writers). Young Taylor, after serving his apprenticeship in his native place, was for two years in a banking house in London, at which time he was an occasional poetical contributor to the Morning Chronicle. In 1773 he returned to Norwich, where he spent the rest of his life, first as a manufacturer, and afterward… Go to person page >

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Author: John Taylor

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A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #11

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A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #11

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A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #278

A Short Liturgy for Missionary Service ... for the Use of The New Church #d21

Boston Sunday School Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d81

Chapel Hymns and Services #d66

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Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #91

Church Music, a Collection of Hymn Tunes. #d95

Heart and Voice #d148

Heart and Voice #d150

Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d386

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Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #35

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Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #66

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Hymnal Amore Dei #153

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Hymnal, Amore Dei #153

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Hymns and Anthems adapted for Jewish Worship #11

Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d266

Hymns for Mothers #d42

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #35

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #35

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Hymns of the Church Universal #302

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Hymns of the Spirit #237

Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #281a

Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #281b

Hymns, Collects, Anthems and Selections #d146

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Isles of Shoals Hymn Book and Candle Light Service #169

Jubilate Deo, a Book of Hymns and Tunes for Young and Old #d156

Mission Songs: for the Use of Missionary Assemblies. 6th ed. #d76

One Hundred Non-Sectarian Hymns for Use in Church and Home. 10 vols. in 1 #d45

Oriola #d144

Oriola #d144

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Pilgrim Songs for the Sunday School #30

Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d385

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Sacred Songs For Public Worship: a hymn and tune book #134

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Services for Congregational Worship #336a

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Services for Congregational Worship #336b

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #734

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Songs of the Christian Life #356

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Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #159

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The Book of Worship: prepared for the use of the New Church, by order of the general convention (New York ed.) #25

The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d221

The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d217

The Choralist #d202

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The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #935

The Gospel Hymnal #d359

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The Gospel Psalmist #2

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d620

The Sabbath School Hymnal #d74

The Sabbath School Lyre #d94

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The Service Hymnal with an introductory service #96

The Silver Chime #d42

The Soldier's Manual of Devotion, or Book of Common Prayer 2d ed. #d50

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The Springfield Collection of Hymns for Sacred Worship #344

The Vestry Hymn Book #d281

Union Hymnal for Jewish Worship #d105

Union Hymnal, Songs and Prayers for Jewish Worship. 3rd ed. Revised and enlarged. #148

Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d212

Unity Hymns and Chorals. Rev and enl. with Service Elements #d148

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Year of Worship for Sunday Schools and Homes #133

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