The Lord's Prayer

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1 Our Father, God, who art in heav'n,
To thy great name be rev'rence given;
Thy peaceful kingdom wide extend,
And reign, O Lord, till time shall end.

2 Thy sacred will on earth be done,
As 'tis by angels round thy throne;
And let us every day be fed,
With earthly and with heavenly bread.

3 Our sins forgive, and teach us thus
To pardon those who injure us;
Our shield in all temptations prove,
And every evil far remove.

4 Thine is the kingdom to control,
And thine the power to save the soul;
Great be the glory of thy reign,
Let every creature say, Amen.

Text Information

First Line: Our Father, God, who art in heav'n, To thy great name be rev'rence given
Title: The Lord's Prayer
Language: English
Publication Date: 1831
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.



This tune is likely the work of the composer named here, but has also been attributed to others as shown in the instances list below. According to the <em>Handbook to the Baptist Hymnal</em> (1992), Old 100th first appeared in the <em>Genevan Psalter</em>, and "the first…

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Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
American Sunday School Psalmody; or, hymns and music, for the use of Sunday-schools and teacher's meetings; with a manual of instruction #175Page Scan
David's Harp: or the Boston Sabbath school song book, containing a variety of pleasing tunes in all the various metres; also hymns, anthems, and chants...(2nd Rev. Ed.) #116Page Scan
The American School Hymn Book #LXPage Scan
The American School Hymn Book. (New ed.) #LXPage Scan
The Christian Hymnary. Bks. 1-4 #247
The Infant School and Nursery Hymn Book: being a collection of hymns, original and selected; with an analysis of each, designed to assist mothers and teachers... (3rd ed., rev. and corr.) #28Page Scan
The Minstrel of Zion: a book of religious songs, accompanied with appropriate music, chiefly original #203TextPage Scan
The Sabbath School Lute: a selection of hymns and appropriate melodies, adapted to the wants of Sabbath schools, families and social meetings #3Page Scan
Vestry Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for all occasions of social worship #12aPage Scan
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