O Bread of Life from heavenTranslator: Philip Schaff; Author: Anonymous (1661)
Published in 36 hymnals
1 O Bread of Life from heaven,
To saints and angels given;
O manna from above!
The souls that hunger, feed Thou,
The hearts that seek Thee, lead Thou,
With Thy sweet, tender love.
2 O fount of grace redeeming,
O river ever streaming
From Jesus' holy side!
Come Thou, Thyself bestowing
On thirsting souls, and flowing
Till all are satisfied.
3 Jesu, this feast receiving,
Thy Word of truth believing,
We Thee unseen adore;
Grant, when the veil is rended,
That we, to heaven ascended,
May see Thee evermore.
The Hymnal: revised and enlarged as adopted by the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America in the year of our Lord 1892
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|Instances (3)||First Line||Text Title||Refrain First Line||Authors||Composers||Meter||Scripture||Tune Title||Tune Key||Incipit||Languages||Publication Date|
|AGO Founders Hymnal #70||O Bread of Life from heaven||BREAD OF LIFE (Warren)||2009|
|Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #266||O Bread of life from heaven||O Bread of Life From Heaven||Unknown; P. Schaff, 1819-1893||H. Isaac, c. 1450-1517; F. Melius Christiansen, 1871-1955||22.214.171.124.7.8||O WELT, ICH MUSS DICH LASSEN||F Major or modal||Latin; English||1996|
|Evangelical Lutheran Worship #480||O bread of life from heaven||Philip Schaff, 1819-1893; Hugh T. Henry, 1862-1946||Heinrich Isaac, 1450-1517; Johann Sebastian Bach, 1685-1750||126.96.36.199.7.8||O WELT, ICH MUSS DICH LASSEN||F Major or Modal||2006|