712. O God of Love, O King of Peace

1 O God of love, O King of peace,
Make wars throughout the world to cease;
The wrath of sinful man restrain;
Give peace, O God, give peace again.

2 Remember, Lord, thy works of old,
The wonders that our fathers told;
Remember not our sin's dark stain;
Give peace, O God, give peace again.

3 Whom shall we trust but thee, O Lord?
Where rest but on thy faithful Word?
None ever called on thee in vain;
Give peace, O God, give peace again.

4 Where saints and angels dwell above
All hearts are knit in holy love;
O bind us in that heav'nly chain;
Give peace, O God, give peace again.

Text Information
First Line: O God of love, O king of peace
Title: O God of Love, O King of Peace
Author: Henry Williams Baker (1861; Mod.)
Meter: L.M.
Scripture: Psalm 46:9
Topic: Special Topics: The Nation; Peace: Civil; Supplication: For Peace
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: QUEBEC
Composer: Henry Baker (1854)
Meter: L.M.
Key: E♭ Major



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