643. In Mercy, Lord, This Grace Bestow

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1 In mercy, Lord, this grace bestow,
that in your service we may do
with gladness and a willing mind
whatever is for us assigned.

2 Lord, grant that we impelled by love,
in smallest things may faithful prove;
till we depart, our lives be true,
devoted wholly unto you.

Text Information
First Line: In mercy, Lord, this grace bestow
Title: In Mercy, Lord, This Grace Bestow
Author (stanza 1): Anna Nitschmann, 1715-1760
Translator: Frederick William Foster (alt.)
Author (stanza 2): Henriette Louise von Hayn, 1724-1782 (alt.)
Meter: L.M.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1995
Scripture: ; ;
Topic: Ministry and Christian Vocation; Christian Service; God--Grace and mercy of (3 more...)
Tune Information
Composer: Edward Miller (1790)
Meter: L.M.
Key: E♭ Major
Notes: 22 G in 1891 Offices of Worship and Hymns

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