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O Father, thy kingdom is come upon earth

O Father, thy kingdom is come upon earth

Author: Carolina Sandell
Published in 2 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1. O Father, Thy kingdom is come upon earth,
Thou rulest in all Thy creation;
Thou sendest Thy witnesses, telling Thy worth,
To call and entreat every nation,
With news of Thy mighty salvation,
With news of Thy mighty salvation.

2. They lift up a light amid shadows of fear,
And love is Thy banner above them;
No trouble shall touch them, no foes that appear
Shall e’er from their loyalty move them;
’Tis Thou dost uphold and approve them,
’Tis Thou dost uphold and approve them.

3. They go in Thy strength, and they speak in Thy name,
With power of Thy promise forth faring,
And during the battle the victory claim,
Their trust in Thy strength is their daring,
Salvation to all men declaring,
Salvation to all men declaring.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #4794

Author: Carolina Sandell

Lina Sandell (full name: Karolina Wilhelmina Sandell-Berg) (3 October 1832–27 July 1903) was a Swedish poet and author of gospel hymns. See also in: Wikipedia  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O Father, thy kingdom is come upon earth
Original Language: Swedish
Author: Carolina Sandell
Language: English

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #4794
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  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)



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