Is My Father's World
is my Father's world, and to my listening ears
All nature sings, and round me rings the music of the spheres.
This is my Father's world, I rest me in the thought
Of rocks and trees, of skies and seas; His hand the wonders wrought.
is my Father's World, the birds their carols raise
The morning light, the lily white declare their Maker's praise.
This is my Father's world, He shines in all that's fair;
In the rustling grass I hear Him pass, He speaks to me ev'rywhere.
is my Father's world, O let me ne'er forget
That though the wrong seems oft so strong, God is the Ruler yet.
This is my Father's world, the battle is not done;
Jesus who lives shall be satisfied, and earth and heaven be one.
Maltbie D. Babcock /
Music: Franklin L. Sheppard