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On thee, who dwellest above the skies

On thee, who dwellest above the skies

Tune: [To celebrate thy name, O Lord]
Published in 5 hymnals

Representative Text

1 On thee, who dwell'st above the Skies,
For Mercy wait my longing Eyes;
As Servants watch their Master's Hands,
And Maids their Mistresses' Commands.

2 O then have Mercy on us, LORD,
Thy gracious Aid to us afford:
To us, whom cruel Foes oppress,
Grown rich and proud by our Distress.

Source: The Psalms of David: with the Ten Commandments, Creed, Lord's Prayer, &c. in metre...for the use of the Reformed Protestant Dutch church of the city of New York #CXXIII

Text Information

First Line: On thee, who dwellest above the skies
Source: Tate and Brady
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
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A New Version of the Psalms of David #CXXIII

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A New Version of the Psalms of David #275a

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Church Poetry #89a

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The Psalms of David #CXXIII

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The Whole Book of Psalms #CXXIII

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