Scripture Verse

Is any thing too hard for the Lord? Genesis 18:14

Introduction

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Hugh Bourne
1772–1852

Words: Hugh Bourne, Large Hymn Book for the Use of the Pri­mi­tive Me­thod­ists (Bem­ers­ley, near Tun­stall, Stoke-on-Trent, Eng­land: Pri­mi­tive Met­ho­dist Con­nex­ion, 1824), num­ber 412.

Music: Abridge Is­aac Smith, Col­lec­tion of Psalm Tunes in Three Parts 1770 (🔊 pdf nwc).

Alternate Tunes:

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Isaac Smith
1734–1805
National Portrait Gallery

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Lyrics

Let thousands, Lord, be sent abroad,
In answer to our prayer;
As nothing is too hard for God,
Thy holy arm make bare.

May laborers in ten thousands rise,
And may success be giv’n,
That all who dwell beneath the skies,
May know the God of Heav’n.