908. Lord, Open Now My Heart to Hear

1 Lord, open Thou my heart to hear,
And through Your Word to me draw near;
Let me Your Word e'er pure retain;
Let me Your child and heir remain.

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3 To God the Father, God the Son,
And God the Spirit, Three in One,
Shall glory, praise, and honor be
Now and throughout eternity.

Text Information
First Line: Lord, open now my heart to hear
Title: Lord, Open Now My Heart to Hear
Author: Johann Olearius, 1611-84
Translator (sts. 1, 3): Matthias Loy, 1828-1915
Translator (st. 2): Mark A. Jeske, b. 1952
Publication Date: 2006
Meter: L M
Scripture: Psalm 119:131-133; Psalm 140; Psalm 143:8
Topic: Beginning of Service
Language: English
Copyright: St. 2 © 1993 Mark A. Jeske
Tune Information
Name: ERHALT UNS, HERR
Meter: L M
Key: e minor or modal
Source: Würtembergishes Neues Choralbuch, 1956 (Setting)



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