O Lord, May Church and Home Combine

Author: Carlton C. Buck

Born: Au­gust 31, 1907, Salina, Kansas. Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 13, 1999, Eu­gene, Or­e­gon. Buck at­tend­ed Bi­ola In­sti­tute, La Mi­ra­da, Cal­i­for­nia; Whit­tier Col­lege, Los An­ge­les, Cal­i­for­nia; the Los An­ge­les Bi­ble Sem­in­ary (BSM 1946); and San Ga­bri­el Col­lege (MA 1950). Or­dained in 1934, he pas­tored at the First Chris­tian Church in Ar­ling­ton, Cal­i­for­nia, for five years, at three other church­es in Cal­i­for­nia, then at the First Chris­tian Church in Eu­gene, Or­e­gon, from 1960 un­til he re­tired. His works in­clude: At the Lord’s Trea­su­ry At the Lord’s Ta­ble Communion Thoughts and Pray­ers Devotion Time Verse Quiet Time Verse… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O Lord, may church and home combine
Title: O Lord, May Church and Home Combine
Author: Carlton C. Buck (1961)
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English

Tune

LAND OF REST (American)

LAND OF REST is an American folk tune with roots in the ballads of northern England and Scotland. It was known throughout the Appalachians; a shape-note version of the tune was published in The Sacred Harp (1844) and titled NEW PROSPECT as the setting for "O land of rest! for thee I sigh." The tune…

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Instances (3)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
Baptist Hymnal 1991 #510TextImage
Celebrating Grace Hymnal #684Image
The United Methodist Hymnal #695TextImage