130a. 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;
On 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;
Oh 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: Rev. Thomas Kelly (1809)
Publication Date: 1892
Meter: 8.7.
Topic: Ascensiontide
Language: English
Notes: Tune name in index: CORONAE
Tune Information
Name: [Look, ye saints; the sight is glorious]
Composer: W. H. Monk, Mus. Doc.
Meter: 8.7.

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