Lord, what offering shall we bring

Lord, what offering shall we bring

Author: John Taylor
Published in 74 hymnals

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Lord! what offering shall we bring,
At Thine altars when we bow?
Hearts, the pure, unsullied spring,
Whence the kind affections flow:

Willing hands, to lead the blind,
Heal the wounded, feed the poor;
Love, embracing all our kind,
Charity, with liberal store.

Teach us, O thou Heavenly King,
Thus to show our grateful mind,
Thus the accepted offering bring,
Love to Thee and all mankind.



Source: A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #11

Author: John Taylor

Taylor, John, born July 30, 1750, was the son of Richard Taylor, of Norwich, and grandson of Dr. John Taylor (1694-1761, the eminent Hebrew scholar, who was for many years minister of the Octagon Chapel, Norwich, and afterwards Divinity tutor at the Warrington Academy. Dr. Taylor published A Collection of Tunes in Various Airs, one of the first collections of its kind, and his grandson was one of the most musical of Unitarian hymn-writers). Young Taylor, after serving his apprenticeship in his native place, was for two years in a banking house in London, at which time he was an occasional poetical contributor to the Morning Chronicle. In 1773 he returned to Norwich, where he spent the rest of his life, first as a manufacturer, and afterward… Go to person page >

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A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion (15th ed.) #11Text
A Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion. (10th ed.) #11Page Scan
A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #278Page Scan
A Short Liturgy for Missionary Service ... for the Use of The New Church #d21
Boston Sunday School Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d81
Chapel Hymns and Services #d66
Church Choral-Book: containing tunes and hymns for congregational singing, and adapted to choirs and social worship #397Page Scan
Church Choral-Book: containing tunes and hymns for congregational singing, and adapted to choirs and social worship #422Page Scan
Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #91Page Scan
Church Music, a Collection of Hymn Tunes. #d95
Heart and Voice #d148
Heart and Voice #d150
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d386
Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home. (Rev. ed.) #35Page Scan
Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #66Page Scan
Hymnal Amore Dei #153Page Scan
Hymnal, Amore Dei #153Page Scan
Hymns and Anthems adapted for Jewish Worship #11Page Scan
Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d266
Hymns for Mothers #d42
Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #35Page Scan
Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #35Page Scan
Hymns of the Church Universal #302Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit #237Page Scan
Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #281a
Hymns of the Spirit for Use in the Free Churches of America #281b
Hymns, Collects, Anthems and Selections #d146
Isles of Shoals Hymn Book and Candle Light Service #169Page Scan
Jubilate Deo, a Book of Hymns and Tunes for Young and Old #d156
Mission Songs: for the Use of Missionary Assemblies. 6th ed. #d76
One Hundred Non-Sectarian Hymns for Use in Church and Home. 10 vols. in 1 #d45
Oriola #d144
Oriola #d144
Pilgrim Songs for the Sunday School #30Page Scan
Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d385
Sacred Songs For Public Worship: a hymn and tune book #134Page Scan
Select Songs No. 2: for the singing service in the prayer meeting; Sunday school; Christian Endeavor meetings #137Page Scan
Services for Congregational Worship #336aPage Scan
Services for Congregational Worship #336bPage Scan
Social Hymns and Tunes, for the Conference and Prayer Meeting, and the Home with services and prayers #34Page Scan
Songs for Social and Public Worship #734Page Scan
Songs of the Christian Life #356Page Scan
Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #159Page Scan
The Book of Worship: prepared for the use of the New Church, by order of the general convention (New York ed.) #25Page Scan
The Boston Sunday School Hymn Book: with devotional exercises. (Rev. ed.) #133Page Scan
The Chapel Hymn Book [for Warren and Pitt St. Chapels, Boston]. 4th ed. #d221
The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d217
The Choralist #d202
The Congregational Hymn Book: for the service of the sanctuary #935Page Scan
The Gospel Hymnal #d359
The Gospel Psalmist #2Page Scan
The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #513Page Scan
The New England Sabbath School Minstrel: a collection of music and hymns adapted to sabbath schools, families, and social meetings #125Page Scan
The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord #369bPage Scan
The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d620
The Sabbath School Hymn and Tune Book: selected from the Sabbath hymn and tune book #159Page Scan
The Sabbath School Hymnal #d74
The Sabbath School Lute: a selection of hymns and appropriate melodies, adapted to the wants of Sabbath schools, families and social meetings #177Page Scan
The Sabbath School Lyre #d94
The Sabbath School Lyre: a collection of hymns and music, original and selected, for general use in sabbath schools #173Page Scan
The Service Hymnal with an introductory service #96Page Scan
The Silver Chime #d42
The Silver Chime: a cluster of Sabbath school melodies, tunes, sentences, chants, etc., for the use of children and teachers in their school exercises, devotions, and recreations, to which is added... #92aPage Scan
The Soldier's Manual of Devotion, or Book of Common Prayer 2d ed. #d50
The Springfield Collection of Hymns for Sacred Worship #344Page Scan
The Vestry Hymn Book #d281
Union Hymnal for Jewish Worship #d105
Union Hymnal, Songs and Prayers for Jewish Worship. 3rd ed. Revised and enlarged. #148
Unitarian Service Book, and Hymns for Church and Home. Abridged ed. #d212
Unity Hymns and Chorals. Rev and enl. with Service Elements #d148
Vestry Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for all occasions of social worship #98aPage Scan
Worship in the School Room: a manual of devotion intended especially for the school, also adapted to the family #204Page Scan
Year of Worship for Sunday Schools and Homes #133Page Scan
Young Singer's Friend: or, the Lee Avenue collection of hymns and songs, sacred and secular, suitable for Sabbath schools, social circles, children's meetings, concerts, anniversaries, etc. #a118Page Scan



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