Number: 587
Title: Bless Thou the Gifts
Composer: Basil Harwood, 1908
Author: Ralph Vaughan Williams, 1906;Samuel Longfellow, ca. 1886
Theme: Church: Dedication of a Building;Holy Communion;Installation Services;Mission and Outreach;Service Music: Offering;Stewardship;The Nature of the Church: Called to God's Mission

Bless thou the gifts our hands have brought;
bless thou the work our hearts have planned.
Ours is the faith, the will, the thought;
the rest, O God, is in thy hand.