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O kind and gentle Savior

O kind and gentle Savior

Published in 12 hymnals

Full Text

1 O kind and gentle Savior,
Who art the children's Friend,
We pray Thee now receive us,
Thy blessing on us send;
Our joys and all our sorrows,
Thou willest we should bring,
And lay them all before Thee,
Our good and gracious King.

2 To Thee of old their children
The people came and brought;
From Thee Thy grace and favor
For little ones they sought;
And Thou didst not forbid them,
For Thou art good and kind;
In Thee a loving Savior
May we, Thy children, find.

3 Let not our ways and doings
Dishonor Thy dear name,
Nor words, nor deeds of evil
Our Christian calling shame.
Grant us Thy grace, that boldly
We may our Lord confess;
While for all gifts Thou givest,
Thy holy name we bless.

Source: Wartburg Hymnal: for church, school and home #250

Text Information

First Line: O kind and gentle Savior

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Hymnal and Service Book for Sunday Schools, Day Schools, Guilds, Brotherhoods, etc. #306Page Scan
Lutheran Sunday School Hymnal. 9th ed. #d142
Our Songs of Praise #d107
Primary and Junior Hymnal #d51
Sunday School Hymnal #d300
The Children's Hymnal #d207
The Church School Hymnal with Tunes #10Page Scan
The New Children's Hymnal #d217
The Sunday School Chorister #d55
The Sunday School Chorister: a Service and Tune Book for the Children of the Church #d64
The Sunday School Choristers: a Service and Tune Book #d48
Wartburg Hymnal: for church, school and home #250TextPage Scan
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