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Our Sunday School

See the children of our care and love

Author: E. A. Barnes
Tune: [See the children of our care and love]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 See the children of our care and love,
As they gather here today;
Hear them singing to the Lord above,
As indeed the children may.

Refrain:
Gladly do we meet the children
In our Sunday school today.
Gladly do we join them as they sing,
In our Sunday school today.

2 Here they listen to the gospel word
That is full of life an truth;
Here we show them how to seek the Lord,
In the days of early youth. [Refrain]

3 They are learning to be good and kind,
As the children all should be;
They are learning how to keep in mind
What the Saviour loves to see. [Refrain]

4 Saviour, hear us from Thy courts above,
Bless the children here today;
Keep and guide them by Thy hand of love,
Lest in sin they go astray. [Refrain]

Source: Crowning Day, No. 6: A Book of Gospel Songs #160

Author: E. A. Barnes

Edward Albert Barnes, born January 24 1842. He was a life long resident of Chicago and a prolifich hymn writer, and active in the American Temperance Movement. Dianne Shapiro, from http://mms.newberry.org/html/BarnesE.html Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: See the children of our care and love
Title: Our Sunday School
Author: E. A. Barnes
Refrain First Line: Gladly do we meet the children
Copyright: Public Domain

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Choice Songs #91

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Crowning Day, No. 6 #160

Spirit of Praise #d91

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