Grant to this Child the Inward Grace

William Henry Monk
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
2 minutes
Concert band / wind band
Instrumental parts
Not available

Grant to this Child the Inward Grace is a lovely hymn intended for Baptism services. The tune WELLS is by William Henry Monk (1823-1889)and the words to the hymn are by John Marriott who wrote them in 1811. Monk was editor of Hymns Ancient and Modern which sold 60 million copies worldwide.

"Grant to this child the inward grace, While we the outward sign impart; The cross we on his forehead trace Do Thou engrave upon his heart."

"May it his pride and glory be, Beneath Thy banner fair unfurled, To march to certain victory O�er sin, o�er Satan, o�er the world."

This arrangement was played for the first time by Tintwistle Band on 27th March 2007.

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