To thee, the Lord almighty

To thee, the Lord almighty

Author: William Gaskell
Published in 12 hymnals

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To Thee, the Lord almighty,
Our noblest praise we give,
Who all things hast created,
And blessest all that live;
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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First Line: To thee, the Lord almighty
Author: William Gaskell



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A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #494Text
A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #494Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Sanctuary #88Page Scan
Grammar School Hymn Book #d283
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #479Page Scan
Hymn Book for Christian Worship #739Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit #124Page Scan
National Hymn and Tune Book: for congregations, schools and the home #251Page Scan
The Carol #d209
The Psalms of Life: A Compilation of Psalms, Hymns, Chants, Anthems, &c. Embodying the Spiritual, Progressive and Reformatory Sentiment of the Present Age #351Page Scan
The Sabbath School Hymnal, a collection of songs, services and responses for Jewish Sabbath schools, and homes 4th rev. ed. #40Page Scan
The School Hymn-Book: for normal, high, and grammar schools #9Page Scan
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