42. O for a Thousand Tongues to Sing

1 O for a thousand tongues to sing
my great Redeemer's praise,
The glories ever echoing
the triumphs of God's grace!

2 My gracious Savior and my God,
assist me to proclaim,
To spread through all the earth abroad
the honors of your name.

3 Jesus! the name that calms our fears,
that bids our sorrows cease
Is music in the sinner's ears,
is life, and health, and peace!

4 Glory to God, and love and praise
be ever, ever given
By all the saints in every age,
the church in earth and heaven.

Text Information
First Line: O for a thousand tongues to sing
Title: O for a Thousand Tongues to Sing
Author: Charles Wesley (1740, alt.)
Publication Date: 1995
Meter: C.M.
Topic: Adoration and Praise: Jesus Christ; Comfort and Assurance; God: Grace of (4 more...)
Language: English
Notes: Alternate tune: RICHMOND
Tune Information
Name: AZMON
Composer: Carl G. Gläser (1828)
Meter: C.M.
Key: G Major or modal
Source: L. Mason's Modern Psalmody, 1839, adapt. in



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