Father! glory be to thee, Source of all the good we see!

Father! glory be to thee, Source of all the good we see!

Author: William Gaskell
Published in 19 hymnals

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Father! glory be to Thee,
Source of all the good we see!
Glory for the blessed Light
Rising on the ancient night!
Glory for the hopes that come
Streaming through the silent tomb!
Glory for Thy spirit given,
Guiding us in peace to heaven!



Source: A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #57

Author: William Gaskell

Gaskell, William, M.A., son of Mr. William Gaskell, was born at Latchford (a suburb of Warrington, on the Cheshire side of the Mersey), 24 July, 1805. He was educated at Manchester New College and at the University of Glasgow, where he graduated M.A. in 1825. In 1828 he became co-pastor with the Rev. J. G. Robberds at Cross Street Unitarian Chapel, Manchester, a position he held until his death. Mr. Gaskell was a man of cultivated mind and considerable literary ability. His publications include Lectures on the Lancashire Dialect, 1853, a small volume of Temperance Rhymes, 1839, and various theological works. In 1832 he married Elizabeth Cleghorn Stevenson, who afterwards attained celebrity as the authoress of Mary Barton, and of other popul… Go to person page >

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First Line: Father! glory be to thee, Source of all the good we see!
Author: William Gaskell

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Instances (1 - 19 of 19)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #57Text
A Collection of Hymns for the Sanctuary. Rev.ed. with a Supplement #d23
Children's Praise: a book of prayers and hymns for the children of the church #28Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #966Page Scan
Grammar School Hymn Book #d52
Hymns for the Christian Church, for the Use of the First Church of Christ in Boston #D7Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #55Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #55Page Scan
Hymns for the Sanctuary #29Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit #122Page Scan
Melodies and Hymns for Divine Service in Appleton Chapel #d14
National Hymn and Tune Book: for congregations, schools and the home #337Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d144
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #749Page Scan
The Christian Hymnal #d158
The Christian Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship #140Page Scan
The Christian hymnal: a collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship; in two parts (Rev.) #128Page Scan
The Gospel Psalmist #974Page Scan
The School Hymn-Book: for normal, high, and grammar schools #2Page Scan



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