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O for a nobler, brighter life

O for a nobler, brighter life

Author: Irvin H. Mack
Tune: [O for a nobler, brighter life]
Published in 1 hymnal

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 O for a nobler, brighter life,
Made pure by Jesus’ love,
O for a spirit, meek and mild,
Like unto His above;
O for a heart with longing filled,
To do my Master’s will,
From ev’ry dross refined and pure,
A heart that Christ can fill.

2 O for a willing heart and hand,
In readiness alway,
To gladly do His blessed will,
Thro’ all the happy day;
O for a mind intent on Christ,
Wherever I may be,
O for a faithful, fearless stand,
Always, dear Lord, for Thee.

Source: Boundless Love: for Sunday Schools and Gospel Meetings #23

Author: Irvin H. Mack

Mack & Lincoln Hall founded the Hall-Mack Company music publishing house (later bought by the Rodeheaver Company). Mack’s works include: Boundless Love (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Hall-Mack Company, 1896) The Service of Praise, with Lincoln Hall et al. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Hall-Mack Company, 1900)  Go to person page >

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First Line: O for a nobler, brighter life
Author: Irvin H. Mack