There is a hymn text by the grandson of Jonathan Edwards that is still sung in many churches in North America.
|Rev. Dr. Timothy Dwight|
The full text is never printed in today's hymnals, and it is the full text that most interests me. The theologically interesting note in the text is the identification of the Kingdom of the Lord with the Church on Earth. The hymn text draws together the individual's Christian action together within the mission and work of the Church as the manifestation and revelation of the Kingdom on Earth. This is a text a catholic Christian could pray with heart and soul.
The following version is a conglomerate text from several different printings. I suspect that the first edition of this text may be slightly different, but I do not have a copy in hand: