711. Lord of All Good

Text Information
First Line: Lord of all good, our gifts we bring to you
Title: Lord of All Good
Author: Albert F. Bayly (1962, alt.)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: 10.10.10.10
Scripture: Deuteronomy 6:4-5; Romans 11:33-36; Romans 12:1; 2 Corinthians 9:6-10; Ephesians 1:11-12; 1 Peter 4:10-11
Topic: Commitment; Dedication and Stewardship; Offering (3 more...)
Language: English
Copyright: © 1962 Oxford University Press
Tune Information
Name: TOULON
Meter: 10.10.10.10
Key: F Major or modal
Source: Genevan Psalter, 1551; adapt. from GENEVAN 124


Text Information:

A pastor wrote this text for a Christmas fair, which perhaps added echoes to the words “gifts” and “give” in the first two stanzas. But no hints are needed to grasp the full meaning of this hymn’s final line. The text is set to a shortened form of a widely-used Genevan tune.


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