Heavenly Father, Hear My Prayer

Heavenly Father, hear my prayer. Day and night I'm in Thy care

Author: Anonymous
Tune: ARFON (Minor)
Published in 1 hymnal

Representative Text

Heav'nly Father, hear my prayer.
Day and night I'm in Thy care.
Bless my friends and family
Let my home have room for Thee;
Bless al those with whom I play;
Help us love Thee every day.

Amen.

Source: Sing for Joy: a songbook for young children #124

Author: Anonymous

In some hymnals, the editors noted that a hymn's author is unknown to them, and so this artificial "person" entry is used to reflect that fact. Obviously, the hymns attributed to "Author Unknown" "Unknown" or "Anonymous" could have been written by many people over a span of many centuries. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Heavenly Father, hear my prayer. Day and night I'm in Thy care
Title: Heavenly Father, Hear My Prayer
Author: Anonymous
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

ARFON (Minor)

ARFON is originally a six-phrase Welsh folk tune in minor tonality entitled 'Tros y Garreg." Named for a district on the mainland of northern Wales opposite Mon and Anglesey, the tune was published in Edward Jones's Relicks of the Welsh Bards (1784). In the later nineteenth century ARFON was associa…

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Sing for Joy #124

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