To thee, the Lord almighty

To thee, the Lord almighty

Author: William Gaskell
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To Thee, the Lord almighty,
Our noblest praise we give,
Who all things hast created,
And blessest all that live;
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Whose goodness, never-failing
Through countless ages gone,
Forever and forever
Shall still keep shining on.



Source: A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #494

Author: William Gaskell

Gaskell, William, M.A., son of Mr. William Gaskell, was born at Latchford (a suburb of Warrington, on the Cheshire side of the Mersey), 24 July, 1805. He was educated at Manchester New College and at the University of Glasgow, where he graduated M.A. in 1825. In 1828 he became co-pastor with the Rev. J. G. Robberds at Cross Street Unitarian Chapel, Manchester, a position he held until his death. Mr. Gaskell was a man of cultivated mind and considerable literary ability. His publications include Lectures on the Lancashire Dialect, 1853, a small volume of Temperance Rhymes, 1839, and various theological works. In 1832 he married Elizabeth Cleghorn Stevenson, who afterwards attained celebrity as the authoress of Mary Barton, and of other popul… Go to person page >

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