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Let me bear the cross

Author: Orlando S. Grinnell

Orlando S. Grinnell was better known as a preacher than a songwriter. Still, the Wayne pastor's single hymn was a hit, not for its timeless melody but for its title. In 1921, the minister wrote a hymn for his flock to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Wayne Congregational Church. Grinnell titled it "The Little Home Church by the Wayside." http://articles.chicagotribune.com/199 Go to person page >

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First Line: O Father, let me bear the cross
Title: Let me bear the cross
Author: Orlando S. Grinnell
Refrain First Line: I'll bear it
Copyright: Public Domain

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