Our Father, We Beseech Thee

O Father, grant us now thy blessing

Author: Flora Kirkland
Tune: [O Father grant us now Thy blessing]
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Flora Kirkland

Flora Kirkland was born in 1862 in Kentucky, before moving to Brooklyn, New York. After graduating from school she became a public school teacher for the seventh grade. She was a member of Tompkins Avenue Congregational Church for which she wrote a number of hymns. She was very active in the Wallabout Bay Mission in that neighborhood of Brooklyn. Most of Wallabout Bay would be filled in to make way for the Brooklyn Navy Yard. She died 17 January 1911. Brooklyn Standard Union, 16 January 1911 Go to person page >

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First Line: O Father, grant us now thy blessing
Title: Our Father, We Beseech Thee
Author: Flora Kirkland
Refrain First Line: Our Father, humbly we beseech Thee
Copyright: Public Domain


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The Bible School Hymnal #23

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