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Consecration Prayer (for the Junior Societies)

We come to thee, Lord Jesus, with offerings

Author: Julia H. Johnston
Published in 1 hymnal

Representative Text

1 We come to thee, Lord Jesus,
With off'rings full and free;
Ourselves and all our service,
We consecrate to thee.

Lord, hear our prayer,
Hear and receive us now;
Lord, hear our prayer,
As before thy face we bow.

2 Our wayward hearts we bring thee,
So readily still to sin;
Oh, take the hearts we offer,
And make them pure within. [Chorus]

3 Our hands and feet we give thee,
Our lips, our lives, our all;
Lord, send us on thine errands,
And keep us lest we fall. [Chorus]

4 We long to love and please thee,
As Master thee we own;
Oh, help us, loving Saviour,
We are so weak alone. [Chorus]

Source: Bible Study Songs: for junior societies, junior and primary Sunday schools #25

Author: Julia H. Johnston

Julia Harriet Johnston, who was born on Jan. 21, 1849, at Salineville, OH, in Columbiana County. Her father was a minister and he mother was a poet. She began writing when she was nine years old but really started writing verse in high school. She lived in Peoria, Ill. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: We come to thee, Lord Jesus, with offerings
Title: Consecration Prayer (for the Junior Societies)
Author: Julia H. Johnston
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Lord, hear our prayer
Copyright: Public Domain


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Bible Study Songs #25

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