Our Prayer to Thee
Music By: Original music by Joseph Perry. Set to melody of Hymn #337 by Mac Willberg
Voices: SATB Choir
Lyrics By: Russel M. Nelson
Additional Information: This setting with piano accompaniment by Michael Smurthwaite
Description: The lyrics for this song heart-felt song were written by Elder Russel M. Nelson and arranged by Mac Willberg to fit the melody of Hynm # 337, O Home Beloved. Written to praise, thank and honor our Savior, Jesus Christ.
- We pray to Thee, our Heav’nly Father, With grateful hearts and fond emotion.
We thank the for our great Exemplar Thy beloved Son,
Who gave himself as sacred ransom, That we could live again with Thee!
Our joy is full, our song so gladsome; Renew our faith and hope in Thee.
- We pray to Thee, our Heavn’ly Father, with thankful hearts and adoration.
We thank Thee for our loving Savior, Who redeemed us from death and sin;
He gave to us His truth to brighten Our path, to us walk his way,
To love and serve, to lift and lighten The lives of all who will obey.
- We Pray to Thee, our Heavn’ly Father, with gratitude and deep devotion,
For loving faith and endless splendor, Eternal glory bound as one!
We pray for mercy and forgiveness And hope to know Thy holy will.
We yearn for Thee, we plead for meekness, Thy trust in us may we fulfill.