Consecration of an Infant Son.
Bishop Payne. B. B. Wolfe.
O God, my child to thee I give
'J. Now, Lord, convert his soul, Cre-ate
;>. How helpless is my child, To do
4. And let him ncv cr stray In the
5. A bright and shining light, May all
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in faith and prayr, Thy
a new his heart; Oh,
that which is right; By
for-bid - deu road. But
his his - t'rv be; Lord,
faithful ser- vant, let him be In love, and ho - ly fear.
make his bruis-ed spir it whole, And liv - ing grace im-purt.
na - ture it is week and wild. Oh, help it with thy might.
guide him in the ho ly way That leads to thine a - bode.
make him mighty in thy might, To work for man and thee.
Then like the cloudless sun, Which sets in gold-en hues, His
life shall be a glo - riousonc, His life
shall be a
Hislife shall be a glo - rious one, His life shall be
rious one, and pure as
morn ~ ing dews.
a glorious one.