Words: , 1886; this is the fourth stan­za of Long­fel­low’s hymn “Thou, Lord of our life, our sav­ing health.”

Music: Das Walt’ Gott Va­ter, , Mu­sic­alische Kirch-und Haus-Er­götz­lich­keit, part 2 (Leip­zig, Ger­ma­ny: 1713); adapt­ed and har­mo­nized by .

Bless Thou the gifts our hands have brought;
Bless Thou the work our hearts have planned.
Ours is the faith, the will, the thought:
The rest, O God, is in Thy hand.