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.

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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