133. Look, Ye Saints, the Sight Is Glorious

1 Look, ye saints, the sight is glorious;
See the Man of Sorrows now;
From the fight returned victorious,
Every knee to Him shall bow:
Crown Him! Crown Him!
Crowns become the Victor's brow.

2 Crown the Saviour! Angels, crown Him!
Rich the trophies Jesus brings;
In the seat of power enthrone Him,
While the vault of heaven rings:
Crown Him! Crown Him!
Crown the Saviour King of Kings.

3 Sinners in derision crowned Him,
Mocking thus the Saviour's claim;
Saints and angels crowd around Him,
Own His title, praise His name:
Crown Him! Crown Him!
Spread abroad the Victor's fame!

4 Hark! those bursts of acclamation!
Hark! those loud triumphant chords!
Jesus takes the highest station;
O what joy the sight affords!
Crown Him! Crown Him
King of Kings, and Lord of Lords.


Text Information
First Line: Look, ye saints, the sight is glorious
Title: Look, Ye Saints, the Sight Is Glorious
Author: Thomas Kelly (1809)
Publication Date: 1955
Meter: 8. 7. 8. 7. 4. 7.
Scripture: Isaiah 53:11; Hebrews 2:9; Revelation 5:12
Topic: Christ: Resurrection; Christ: Triumphal Entry; Christ: Adoration and Praise (4 more...)
Tune Information
Composer: William H. Monk (1871)
Meter: 8. 7. 8. 7. 4. 7.
Key: F Major

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