Remember us, we pray thee, Lord

Remember us, we pray thee, Lord

Author: John Newton
Published in 11 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Remember us, we pray thee, Lord,
With those who love thy gracious name;
And to our souls that good afford,
Thy promise has prepared for them

2 To us thy great salvation show,
Give us a taste of love divine;
That we thy people's joy may know,
And in their holy triumph join.

The Hartford Selection of Hymns from the most approved authors, 1799

Author: John Newton

Newton, John, who was born in London, July 24, 1725, and died there Dec. 21, 1807, occupied an unique position among the founders of the Evangelical School, due as much to the romance of his young life and the striking history of his conversion, as to his force of character. His mother, a pious Dissenter, stored his childish mind with Scripture, but died when he was seven years old. At the age of eleven, after two years' schooling, during which he learned the rudiments of Latin, he went to sea with his father. His life at sea teems with wonderful escapes, vivid dreams, and sailor recklessness. He grew into an abandoned and godless sailor. The religious fits of his boyhood changed into settled infidelity, through the study of Shaftesbury and… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Remember us, we pray thee, Lord
Author: John Newton
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Language: English

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Instances

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Dupuy's Hymns and Spiritual Songs (Rev. corr. and enl.) #96

The Christian Hymn Book (Ohio Auglaize Christian Conference) #d211

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The Christian Hymn-Book (Corr. and Enl., 3rd. ed.) #236

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