From all who dwell in heaven above

From all who dwell in heaven above

Author: Thomas Lake Harris
Tune: GOD IS LOVE (Brown)
Published in 6 hymnals

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1 From all who dwell in Heav’n above
We hear the anthem, "God is Love!"
While thro’ the souls of all below,
His tender mercies ever flow—
While thro’ the souls of all below,
His tender mercies ever flow.

2 He sows the sun, like golden grain,
On the blue ether’s boundless plain,
Yet in the soul His mercies are
More vast, more bright than every star—
Yet in the soul His mercies are
More vast, more bright than every star.

3 Oh, while the glorious faith we own,
Be love in all our acts made known;
Then blinded eyes shall ope to see
God is not wrath, but charity—
Then blinded eyes shall ope to see
God is not wrath, but charity.

4 Teach us, O Lord, like Thee, to give
To all that love wherein we live;
Till earth below to Heav’n above
Repeats the anthem, "God is Love!"
Till earth below to Heav’n above
Repeats the anthem, "God is Love!"

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #9471

Author: Thomas Lake Harris

Harris, Thomas Lake, born May 15, 1823. Under his name three hymns are given in the American Unitarian Hymns of the Spirit, 1864:—(1) "In every human mind we see" (The Soul God's Temple); (2) "Look up, O man, behold the same" (God All in All); (3) "O earth, thy past is crowned and consecrated" (Past, Present and Future). --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)… Go to person page >

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First Line: From all who dwell in heaven above
Author: Thomas Lake Harris

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