61. O for a Thousand Tongues

1 O for a thousand tongues to sing
My great Redeemer's praise,
The glories of my God and King,
The triumphs of His grace.

2 My gracious Master and my God,
Assist me to proclaim,
To spread through all the earth abroad
The honors of Thy name.

3 Jesus! The name that charms our fears,
That bids our sorrows cease,
'Tis music in the sinner's ears,
'Tis life and health and peace.

4 He breaks the pow'r of canceled sin;
He sets the pris'ner free.
His blood can make the foulest clean -
His blood availed for me.

5 Hear Him, ye deaf; His praise, ye dumb,
Your loosened tongues employ;
Ye blind, behold your Savior come;
And leap, ye lame, for joy.

6 Glory to God and praise and love
Be ever, ever giv'n
By saints below and saints above -
The Church in earth and heav'n.

Text Information
First Line: O for a thousand tongues to sing
Title: O for a Thousand Tongues
Author: Charles Wesley, 1707-1788
Publication Date: 1970
Topic: Worship of God
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: AZMON
Composer: Carl G. Gläser, 1784-1829
Arranger: Lowell Mason, 1792-1872
Key: A♭ Major



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