With humble heart and tongue

With humble heart and tongue

Author: John Fawcett
Published in 157 hymnals

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1 With humble heart and tongue,
My God, to thee I pray;
O make me learn whilst I am young,
How I may cleanse my way.

2 Make an unguarded youth
The object of thy care;
Help me to choose the way of truth,
And fly from every snare.

3 My heart, to folly prone,
Renew by power divine;
Unite it to thyself alone,
And make me wholly thine.

4 O let thy word of grace
My warmest thoughts employ;
Be this through all my following days,
My treasure and my joy.

5 To what thy laws impart
Be my whole soul inclined;
O let them dwell within my heart,
And sanctify my mind.

6 May thy young servant learn,
By these to cleanse his way;
And may I hear the path discern
That leads to endless day.

The Hartford Selection of Hymns from the most approved authors, 1799

Author: John Fawcett

Fawcett, John, D.D., was born Jan. 6, 1739 or 1740, at Lidget Green, near Bradford, Yorks. Converted at the age of sixteen under the ministry of G. Whitefield, he at first joined the Methodists, but three years later united with the Baptist Church at Bradford. Having begun to preach he was, in 1765, ordained Baptist minister at Wainsgate, near Hebden Bridge, Yorks. In 1772 he was invited to London, to succeed the celebrated Dr. J. Gill, as pastor of Carter's Lane; the invitation had been formally accepted, the farewell sermon at Wainsgate had been preached and the wagons loaded with his goods for removal, when the love and tears of his attached people prevailed and he decided to remain. In 1777 a new chapel was built for him at Hebden Bridg… Go to person page >

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First Line: With humble heart and tongue
Author: John Fawcett
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Language: English

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A Church Hymn Book: for the use of congregations of the United Church of England and Ireland #236

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for the Use of Universalist Societies and Families 16ed. #617

A Collection of Psalms and Hymns Suited to the Various Occasions of Public Worship #d375

A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #d372

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Beginner and Primary Songs for use in Sunday School and the Home #43

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Bible School Hymns and Sacred Songs for Sunday Schools and Other Religious Services #19a

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Book of Worship (Rev. ed.) #501

Canadian Sabbath-School Hymn Book #d283

Chapel Hymns #d672

Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d1086

Collection of Hymns for Public and Private Worship. 4th ed. #d338

Die neue Harmonie ... versehen mit Deutschen und Englische texte. 2nd ed. (The New Harmony) #d115

Family Hymns #d291

Golden Censer #d107

Harmonia Ecclesiae: or, Companion to the Christian Minstrel #d302

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Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church #110

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Hymns and Tunes: for Public and Private Worship, and Sunday Schools #192

Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d502

Hymns for Children and Young Persons. First Am. from the London ed. #d160

Hymns for Children and Youth #d46

Hymns for Children and Youth #d60

Hymns for Schools and Families #d578

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Hymns for Social Worship: collected from various authors #80

Hymns for Sunday Schools, Selected from Various Authoors #d256

Hymns of The Voice of Praise #d308

Hymns Selected #d246

Hymns Selected from Dr. Watts, Dr. Doddridge and Various Other Writers #d246

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Hymns: selected and original, for public and private worship (60th ed., 1st rev. ed.) #952

Massachusetts Sabbath School Hymn Book #d212

Parish Psalmody #d977

Parish Psalmody #d995

Prayers for the Use of Families with a Selection of Hymns #d161

Psalms and Hymns for the Worship of God #d944

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Psalms and Hymns, for Christian Use and Worship #H582

Sabbath School and Social Hymns of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the U.S.A. #d323

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Sabbath School Songs: or hymns and music suitable for Sabbath schools #10

Sabbath Songs #d199

Sacred Melodies #d292

Seamen's Devotional Assistant and Mariners' Hymns (American Seamen's Friend Society) #d595

Select Hymns #d215

Select Psalms and Hymns for Youth and Suitable for All Singing Schools #d56

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #582

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Sunday-School Hymns #138

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The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #151

The American Tune Book (Carmina Sacra, enlarged) #d481

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #682

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The Baptist Psalmody: a selection of hymns for the worship of God #1056

The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d502

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The Child's Hymn Book #69

The Choralist #d402

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