The Worker's Prayer

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1 O Thou who dwellest in the sky,
Whose praise the ransom'd sing,
Help me to humbly now draw nigh,
My "prayer of faith" to bring.
My "prayer of faith" to bring.

2 I bow before Thy mercy seat,
Where Love and Peace abound,
For God and sinners there can meet
Upon Redemption ground.
Upon Redemption ground.

3 My Jesus, make me pure within,
And fill me with Thy Love;
And keep me from the paths of sin,
By grace sent from above.
By grace sent from above.

4 Oh! give me power to preach Thy word,
With no uncertain sound,
And ever magnify the blood,
Where peace alone is found.
Where peace alone is found.

5 May all my days and hours be spent
In working, Lord, for Thee,
That other souls may know thy love
Thro' all eternity.
Thro' all eternity.

Source: Crowning Glory No. 1: a choice collection of gospel hymns #42

Author: E. W. Oakes

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First Line: O Thou who dwellest in the sky
Title: The Worker's Prayer
Author: E. W. Oakes
Language: English

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Crowning Glory No. 1: a choice collection of gospel hymns #42

The Crowning Glory Nos. 1 and 2 #d271

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