O Lord, our hearts would give Thee praise, Ere now our school we end

O Lord, our hearts would give Thee praise, Ere now our school we end

Published in 23 hymnals

Full Text

1 O Lord, our hearts would give Thee praise,
Ere now our school we end,
For this Thy Day, the best of days,
Jesus, the children's Friend.

2 Lord, graft Thy Word in ev'ry heart,
Our souls from sin defend,
That we from Thee may ne'er depart,
Jesus, the children's Friend.

Lord, bless our homes and give us grace
Thy Sabbaths so to spend,
That we in heav'n may find a place,
With Thee, the children's Friend.

Source: Hymnal for Church and Home (2nd ed.) #356

Text Information

First Line: O Lord, our hearts would give Thee praise, Ere now our school we end

Tune

ST. AGNES (Dykes)

John B. Dykes (PHH 147) composed ST. AGNES for [Jesus the Very Thought of Thee]. Dykes named the tune after a young Roman Christian woman who was martyred in A.D. 304 during the reign of Diocletian. St. Agnes was sentenced to death for refusing to marry a nobleman to whom she said, "I am already eng…

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LAMBETH (Schulthes)

This tune has been mis-attributed to various other composers, but is clearly the work of the above-named composer.

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 23 of 23)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Children's Praise and Worship #d122
Christian Hymns: for church, school and home: with music #287TextPage Scan
Hymnal for Church and Home (2nd ed.) #356Text
Hymnal of the Evangelical Church. Word ed. #d547
Hymns for Church Schools #d120
Jewel Selections #d125
Little Children's Book #d81
Little Children's Book: for Schools and Families #d81
Primary School Carols: a Hymnal for the Beginners' and Primary Departments of Sunday Schools #3Page Scan
School Carols #d217
Songs for Little People: for use in Sunday-School, the kindergarten and the home #69Page Scan
Songs for Little Singers No. 3 #d39
Songs for Primary Children #d37
The Call to Praise #d93
The Children's Hymnal (with tunes) #d157
The Children's Hymnal with Tunes #201Page Scan
The Church and Sunday-School Hymnal #44Page Scan
The Church Porch, a service book and hymnal for Sunday schools Rev. Ed. #28Page Scan
The Hymnal Companion to the Book of Common Prayer with accompanying tunes (3rd ed., rev. and enl.) #490Page Scan
The Hymns from the Children's Hymnal; with a Service, for Sunday Schools #d160
The Primary and Junior Hymnal #305Page Scan
The Primary Hymn Book, Hymns and Songs for Little Children #d63
The Spirit of Praise: a collection of music with hymns for use in Sabbath-school services and church meetings #12Page Scan



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