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706. Let us, with a gladsome mind

1 Let us, with a gladsome mind,
praise the Lord, for he is kind:

[Refrain:]
For his mercies ay endure,
ever faithful, ever sure.

2 Let us blaze his name abroad,
for of gods he is the God: [Refrain]

3 He with all-commanding might
filled the new-made world with light: [Refrain]

4 He the golden-tressèd sun
caused all day his course to run: [Refrain]

5 And the hornèd moon at night
'mid her spangled sisters bright: [Refrain]

6 All things living he doth feed,
his full hand supplies their need: [Refrain]

7 Let us, with a gladsome mind,
praise the Lord, for he is kind: [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Let us, with a gladsome mind
Author: John Milton, the elder (c. 1563-1647)
Meter: 77 77
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture:
Topic: Creation and the Environment; Children and All-Age Worship; Creation (4 more...)
Tune Information
Name: MONKLAND
Composer: John Antes (1740-1811)
Arranger: John Bernard Wilkes (1785-1869)
Composer (descant): Christopher Gower (b. 1939)
Meter: 77 77
Key: B♭ Major
Source: In a revision for Hymns Ancient & Modern, 1861
Copyright: Descant © 1990, Kevin Mayhew Limited. Reproduced by permission of Kevin Mayhew Limited (www.kevinmayhew.com) Licence no. KM1600006/1 Permission applied for.



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