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The Church Hymnal Revised and Enlarged, 1892146
O Thou, Who Gavest Thy Servant GraceBishop Reginald Heber (1783-1826)

Hymn NumberTuneComposer or SourceMeter
146aMelcombeSamuel Webbe, 1792Long Meter (
146bGermanyFrom Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)Long Meter (

1O Thou, Who gav’st Thy servant grace
On Thee the living Rock to rest,
To look on Thine unveilèd face,
And lean on Thy protecting breast;
2Grant us, O King of mercy, still
To feel Thy presence from above,
And in Thy word and in Thy will
To hear Thy voice and know Thy love;
3And when the toils of life are done,
And nature waits Thy just decree,
To find our rest beneath Thy throne,
And look in certain hope to Thee.
4To Thee, O Jesus, Light of Light,
Whom as their King the saints adore,
Thou strength and refuge in the fight,
Be laud and glory evermore. Amen.
Genesis19:19Behold now, thy servant hath found grace in thy sight, and thou hast magnified thy mercy, which thou hast showed unto me in saving my life; and I cannot escape to the mountain, lest some evil take me, and I die:
John13:25He then lying on Jesus' breast saith unto him, Lord, who is it?
Revelation22:8And I John saw these things, and heard them. And when I had heard and seen, I fell down to worship before the feet of the angel which shewed me these things.