Oh, Lord Have Mercy

Oh, Lord have mercy

Tune: HAVE MERCY ON ME
Published in 6 hymnals

Representative Text

1 O Lord, have mercy.
O Lord, have mercy.
O Lord, have mercy,
Have mercy on me.

2 While I am praying,
While I am praying,
While I am praying,
Have mercy on me.

3 While I am waiting,
While I am waiting,
While I am waiting,
Have mercy on me.

4 When I'm in trouble,
When I'm in trouble,
When I'm in trouble,
Have mercy on me.

5 I am Your child,
I am Your child,
I am Your child,
Have mercy on me.

Source: One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism: an African American ecumenical hymnal #152

Text Information

First Line: Oh, Lord have mercy
Title: Oh, Lord Have Mercy
Meter: 5.5.5.5
Source: Traditional
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Have mercy on me

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
Text

African American Heritage Hymnal #448

Text

Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #531

Text

One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism #152

Text

Songs of Zion #225

Text

Total Praise #462

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