Hear thou our hymn, O Lord,
With thankful hearts we pray.
Help us thy will to follow now,
And walk the narrow way.
Keep thou our hearts aglow
With thy eternal word.
Give us thy S[irit ev'ry hour,
We ask thee gracious Lord.
Short, sweet and to the point. Music and words by the same guy, Frank W. Asper. He was a MoTab organist for a while (pre-Clay Christiansen?) and wrote 7 other hymns that I will be memorizing:
- 132 - God Is in His Holy Temple - music
- 176 - 'Tis Sweet to Sing the Matchless Love - music
- 189 - O Thou, Before the World Began - music
- 222 - Hear Thou Our Hymn, O Lord - words and music
- 245 - This House We Dedicate to Thee - music
- 257 - Rejoice! A Glorious Sound Is Heard - music
- 323 - Rise Up, O Men of God (Men's Choir) - music