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O for a soul, aglow with love

O for a soul, aglow with love

Author: William J. Kirkpatrick
Tune: SAXONY (Kirkpatrick)
Published in 13 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 O for a soul, aglow with love,
With love for God and man;
Rejoicing ev’ry passing day
To follow God’s own plan!

2 A soul to large that all mankind
Can be embrac’d therein;
The high, the low, the good, the bad,
Be counted all akin.

3 A soul so great that God alone
Can actuate its will;
That ev’ry pulse shall beat for him,
His purpose to fulfill.

4 A soul that loves his fellow-man
No matter what his creed;
That follows out the Golden Rule,
In thought and word and deed.

5 Lord, give us each a soul like this,
To live and work for thee;
And do our best to elevate
Entire humanity.

Source: The Old Story in Song Number Two #23

Author: William J. Kirkpatrick

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Text Information

First Line: O for a soul, aglow with love
Author: William J. Kirkpatrick

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 13 of 13)

Christian Hymns III #d247

Complete Christian Hymnal #d136

Crowning Harmony #d63

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Devotional Songs #230

Free Methodist Hymnal #d428

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Hymns of Blessing for the Living Church #35

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Jubilant Voices for Sunday Schools and Devotional Meetings #161

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Life and Service Hymns #35

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Sunday-School Praises #151

The Message in Song Nos. 1 & 2 #d146

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The Old Story in Song Number Two #23

The Wesleyan Methodist Hymnal #d384

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The Young People's Hymnal No. 3 #186

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