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Mother, I Love You

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


Sweetly

1. Mother*, I love you; mother, I do.

Father in Heaven has sent me to you.

When I am near you, I love to hear you

Singing so softly that you love me too.

2. Mother, I love you; mother, I do.

I want to help you because I love you.

I want to mind you; I want to find you

Happy and smiling because I love you.

Mother, I love you; I love you, I do.

*Alternate word: daddy

Words and music: Lorin F. Wheelwright, 1909–1987

© 1969 by Lorin F. Wheelwright. This song may be copied for incidental, noncommercial church or home use.

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