Influenced by the sea as well as Psalm 107, the hymn "Eternal Daddy, Solid to Conserve" is prominent throughout the globe, specifically in the Armed Providers. Right here are its renowned verses


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That composed and also made up 'Eternal Dad, Solid to Conserve'?

The hymn 'Eternal Papa, Solid to Conserve' was composed in 1860 by William Whiting, that was influenced by Psalm 107 and also its referral to ships and also the sea, along with his very own experiences of tornados mixed-up. The song, Melita, was made up by clergyman John B. Dykes in 1861, and also in the very same year they hymn was released in the very first version of Hymns Old and also Modern.


'Everlasting Daddy, Solid to Conserve' came to be a preferred hymn of both the Royal Navy and also the United States Navy in the late 19th century, as well as ever since several various other armed solutions have actually additionally embraced the hymn, consisting of the Royal Militaries and also the British Military, for main usage.

Today it is additionally referred to as the 'Hymn of Her Greatness's Army', the 'Royal Navy Hymn', the 'USA Navy Hymn', 'The Navy Hymn' as well as occasionally by the last line of its very first knowledgeable, 'For Those at risk on the Sea'.


Timeless Papa, solid to conserve, Whose arm have actually bound the uneasy wave, That bid'st the magnificent sea deepIts have assigned restrictions maintain;O hear us when we weep to Thee, For those at risk on the sea.

O Christ, Whose voice the waters heardAnd muffled their surging at Thy word, That walkedst on the frothing deep, And also tranquil in the middle of its craze didst rest;O hear us when we sob to Thee, For those at risk on the sea.

A Lot Of Divine Spirit, That didst broodUpon the turmoil dark as well as impolite, And also proposal its upset tumult stop, And also provide, for wild complication, tranquility;O hear us when we weep to Thee, For those at risk on the sea!


O Trinity of love as well as power, Our brethren protect at risk's hr; From rock and also adversary, tempest as well as fire, Shield them wheresoe'er they go; Hence evermore will increase to TheeGlad hymns of appreciation from land as well as sea.

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