1 Let us our Hearts and Voices raise,
To sound the mighty Saviour's Praise,
And sing he dy'd, and lives again
For us, the fallen Sons of men.
2 He bare our Curse, our Debt he paid,
When all our Woes on him were laid;
Our Midnight Darkness chas'd away,
And rais'd to eternal Day.
3 'Tis finish'd, saith the dying God,
For Man, cries all his Wounds and Blood:
salvation finish'd was for us,
In Jesus, bleeding on the Cross.
4 He, fainting, felt Death's rude Divorce,
To put his Testament in force;
Wherein to Man he did bequeath
The Labours of his Life and Death.
5 Quickly he breaks Death's feeble Chain,
And to his Throne ascends again;
There sits adorn'd with Wounds and Blood,
And calls the wand'rers Home to God.
6 Let all the Sons of Sion sing
Unwearied Praise to Christ their King,
He is our Saviour, God, and we
Will sound his Name eternally.
Source: Christian Hymns, Poems, and Spiritual Songs: sacred to the praise of God our Saviour #II.VII
|Instances (1 - 5 of 5)||Title||First Line||Tune||Tune Key||Author||Meter||Scripture||Date||Subject||Source|
|A Church of England Hymn Book: adapted to the daily services of the Church throughout the year #525ii||Our hearts and voices let us raise||Our hearts and voices let us raise||LMD||1880|
|Christian Hymns, Poems, and Spiritual Songs: sacred to the praise of God our Saviour #II.VII||Let us our Hearts and Voices raise||Let us our Hearts and Voices raise||1776|
|Evangelical Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs: selected from various authors; and published by a Committee of the Convention of the churches, believing in the restitution of all men... #33||Let us our hearts and voices raise||Let us our hearts and voices raise||1792|
|Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs: selected and designed for the use of the church universal, in public and private devotion; with an appendix, containing the original hymns omitted in the last ed. #107||Let us our hearts and voices raise||Let us our hearts and voices raise||James Relly||1808|
|Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs: selected and original, designed for the use of the Church Universal in public and private devotion #CLVI||Let us our hearts and voices raise||Let us our hearts and voices raise||James Relly||1792|