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Father, I Will Reverent Be

Children’s Songbook of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints


Reverently

Father, I will rev’rent be

And in thy house walk quietly;

Fold my arms and bow my head

And close my eyes when prayers are said;

Listen to the words I hear,

For in thy house I feel thee near.

May my thoughts more perfect be,

That I may speak more rev’rently.

Father, I will rev’rent be

And in thy house walk quietly.

Words and music: Mildred Tanner Pettit, 1895–1977. © 1969 IRI

Leviticus 19:30

Leviticus 26:2

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