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ETERNAL FATHER, STRONG TO SAVE

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Eternal Father! strong to save

Songbook: Hymnal for Worship & Celebration

Page Number: 575

Song Key: C

Language: English

Authors: William Whiting, st. 1,4, Robt Nelson Spencer, st. 2,3, John Bacchus Dykes

Tune Name: MELITA

Themes: Special times and seasons, Patriotic

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1 Eternal Father! strong to save,
Whose arm hath bound the restless wave,
Who bid'st the mighty ocean deep
Its own appointed limits keep:
O hear us when we cry to Thee
For those in peril on the sea.

2 O Christ, the Lord of hill andn plain
O'er which our traffic runs amain
By mountain pass or valley low:
Wherever, Lord, our brethren go,
Protect them by Thy guarding hand
From every peril on the land.

3 O Spirit, whom the Father sent
To spread abroad the firmament:
O Wind of heaven, by Thy might
Save all who dare the eagle's flight,
And keep them by Thy watchful care
From every peril in the air.

4 O Trinity of love and power!
Our brethren shield in danger's hour;
From rock and tempest, fire and foe,
Protect them wheresoe'er they go:
Thus evermore shall rise to Thee
Glad hymns of praise from land and sea.