Hear, Father, hear our prayer

Hear, Father, hear our prayer

Tune: [Hear, Father, hear our prayer]
Published in 26 hymnals

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Hear, Father, hear our prayer!
Thou who art pity where sorrow prevaileth,
Thou who art safety when mortal help faileth,
Strength to the feeble and hope to despair,
Hear, Father, hear our prayer!

Hear, Father, hear our prayer!
Wandering alone in the land of the stranger,
Be with all travellers in sickness or danger,
Guard Thou their path, guide their feet from the snare:
Hear, Father, hear our prayer!

Hear Thou the poor that cry!
Feed Thou the hungry and lighten their sorrow,
Grant them the sunshine of hope for the morrow;
They are Thy children, their trust is on high:
Hear Thou the poor that cry!

Dry Thou the mourner’s tear!
Heal Thou the wounds of time-hallowed affection;
Grant to the widow and orphan protection;
Be in their trouble a friend ever near;
Dry Thou the mourner’s tear!

Hear, Father, hear our prayer!
Long hath Thy goodness our footsteps attended;
Be with the pilgrim whose journey is ended:
When at Thy summons for death we prepare,
Hear, Father, hear our prayer!



Source: A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #488

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Instances

Instances (1 - 26 of 26)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Book of Hymns and Tunes: for the Sunday-School, the Congregation and Home: 2nd ed. #C9Page Scan
A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #488Text
A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #488Page Scan
Augsburg Songs for Sunday Schools and other services #175Page Scan
Augsburg Songs, Nos. l and 2 Combined #d109
Church Music, a Collection of Hymn Tunes. #d55
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #872Page Scan
Hymn, Tune, and Service Book for Sunday Schools #249Page Scan
Hymns and Anthems adapted for Jewish Worship #29Page Scan
Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d181
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #860Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #860Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit #98Page Scan
Ocean Grove Christian Songs: "The Big Little Book" #120Page Scan
Social Hymns and Tunes, for the Conference and Prayer Meeting, and the Home with services and prayers #330Page Scan
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #587Page Scan
The Christian Hymnal #d255
The Christian Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship #445Page Scan
The Christian hymnal: a collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship; in two parts (Rev.) #587Page Scan
The Heavenly Choir: a collection of hymns and tunes for all occasions of worship, congregational, church, prayer, praise, choir, Sunday school, and social meeings #123aPage Scan
The Jubilee Harp: a choice selection of psalmody, ancient and modern, designed for use in public and social worship #C10Page Scan
The Silver Spray #d38
The Silver Spray #d17
The Silver Spray: a New and Choice Collection of Popular Sabbath School Music #d44
The Tabernacle #d112
Union Hymnal #d30



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