To God, Who Gives Us Daily Bread

Representative Text

To God, who gives us daily bread,
A thankful song we'll raise,
And pray that He who sends our food
Will fill our hearts with praise.

Source: The Children's Hymnbook #50

Author: Mary Rumsey

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Text Information

First Line: To God, who gives us daily bread
Title: To God, Who Gives Us Daily Bread
Author: Mary Rumsey
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain



SONG 67 was published as a setting for Psalm 1 in Edmund Prys's Welsh Llyfr y Psalmau (1621). Erik Routley (PHH 31) suggests that the tune should be ascribed to Prys. Orlando Gibbons (PHH 167) supplied a new bass line for the melody when it was published with a number of his own tunes in George With…

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Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Little Children, Sing to God #d65

Our Songs of Praise #d126


Sing for Joy #79


The Children's Hymnbook #50

When Boys and Girls Sing #d141

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