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Old-Time Power

We are gathered for Thy blessing

Author: Paul Rader (1917)
Tune: TABERNACLE (Rader)
Published in 33 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 We are gathered for Thy blessing,
We will wait upon our God;
We will trust in Him who loved us,
And who bought us with His blood.

Refrain:
Spirit, now melt and move
All of our hearts with love,
Breathe on us from above
With old-time pow'r.

2 We will glory in Thy power,
We will sing of wondrous grace;
In our midst as Thou hast promised,
Come, O come and take Thy place. [Refrain]

3 Bring us low in prayer before Thee,
And with faith our souls inspire,
Till we claim by faith the promise
Of the Holy Ghost and fire. [Refrain]

Amen.

Source: The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #258

Author: Paul Rader

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Text Information

First Line: We are gathered for Thy blessing
Title: Old-Time Power
Author: Paul Rader (1917)
Meter: 8.7.8.7.6.6.6.4
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Spirit, now melt and move
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #5069
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
Timeless Truths #935
  • Old_Time_Power.pdf (PDF)
  • Old_Time_Power.xml (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #96
Sing Joyfully #143Page Scan
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #342
The Cyber Hymnal #5069TextScoreAudio
The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #258Text
Timeless Truths #935TextScoreAudio
Include 27 pre-1979 instances
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