Scripture Verse

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights. James 1:17

Introduction

Words: James Skin­ner (1818–1881).

Music: Re­treat Tho­mas Hast­ings, 1842 (🔊 pdf nwc).

portrait
Thomas Hastings
(1784–1872)

Lyrics

Great God, Thou giver of all good,
Accept our thanks and bless this food;
Grace, health, and strength to us afford,
Through Christ our risen Lord.