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My God, my Father, make me strong

My God, my Father, make me strong

Author: Frederick Mann
Tune: ES IST KEIN TAG
Published in 11 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 My God, my Father, make me strong,
When tasks of life seem hard and long,
To greet them with this triumph song:
Your will be done.

2 Draw from my timid eyes the veil
To show, where earthly forces fail,
Your pow'r and love must still prevail--
Your will be done.

3 With confident and humble mind
In service freedom I will find,
Praying through ev'ry toil assigned:
Your will be done.

4 What seems impossible I dare;
Yours is the call and yours the care.
Your wisdom shall the way prepare--
Your will be done.

5 Heav'n's music chimes the glad days in;
Hope soars beyond death, pain, and sin;
Faith shouts in triumph, Love must win--
Your will be done!

Source: Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #468

Author: Frederick Mann

Not to be confused with Frederick Alexander Mann, 1844-1903. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: My God, my Father, make me strong
Author: Frederick Mann
Refrain First Line: Thy will be done

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #4220
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

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Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #468Text
The Cyber Hymnal #4220TextScoreAudio
Include 9 pre-1979 instances



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