We Thank Thee, O God

We thank Thee, O God, for the gifts Thou hast given

Author: Thomas O. Chisholm
Tune: [We thank Thee, O God, for the gifts Thou hast given]
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: Thomas O. Chisholm

Thomas O. Chisholm was born in Franklin, Kentucky in 1866. His boyhood was spent ona farm and in teaching district schools. He spent five years as editor of the local paper at Franklin. He was converted to Christianity at the age of 26 and soon after was business manager and office editor of the "Pentecostal Hearld" or Louisville, Ky. In 1903 he entered the ministry of the M. E. Church South. His aim in writing was to incorporate as much as Scripture as possible and to avoid flippant or sentimental themes. 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 thank Thee, O God, for the gifts Thou hast given
Title: We Thank Thee, O God
Author: Thomas O. Chisholm
Language: English
Refrain First Line: How great is thy mercy



Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Church Service Hymns #407

New Songs for Service #102


Praise and Worship Hymns #56

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