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753. O praise ye the Lord! Praise him in the height

1 O praise ye the Lord! Praise him in the height;
rejoice in his word, ye angels of light;
ye heavens adore him by whom ye were made,
and worship before him, in brightness arrayed.

2 O praise ye the Lord! Praise him upon earth,
in tuneful accord, ye sons of new birth;
praise him who hath brought you his grace from above,
praise him who hath taught you to sing of his love.

3 O praise ye the Lord, all things that give sound;
each jubilant chord re-echo around;
loud organs, his glory forth tell in deep tone,
and, sweet harp, the story of what he hath done.

4 O praise ye the Lord! Thanksgiving and song
to him be outpoured all ages along:
for love in creation, for heaven restored,
for grace of salvation, O praise ye the Lord!
(Amen, amen.)

Text Information
First Line: O praise ye the Lord! Praise him in the height
Author: Henry Williams Baker (1821-1877)
Meter: 10 10 11 11
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture:
Topic: Angels; God: in majesty; Music and Song (2 more...)
Tune Information
Name: LAUDATE DOMINUM (PARRY)
Composer: Charles Hubert Hastings Parry (1848-1918)
Meter: 10 10 11 11
Key: B♭ Major



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