We Love Thy House, O God

Hymns of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints


Reverently

1. We love thy house, O God,

Wherein thine honor dwells.

The joy of thine abode

All earthly joy excels.

2. It is the house of prayer,

Wherein thy servants meet,

And thou, O Lord, art there,

Thy chosen flock to greet.

3. We love the word of life,

The word that tells of peace,

Of comfort in the strife,

Of joys that never cease.

Text: William Bullock, 1797–1874

Music: Leroy J. Robertson, 1896–1971. © 1948 IRI

Psalm 26:8

Doctrine and Covenants 84:43–44

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