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201. A hymn of glory let us sing

1 A hymn of glory let us sing;
New hymns throughout the world shall ring;
By a new way none ever trod,
Christ mounteth to the throne of God.

2 May our affections thither tend,
And thither constantly ascend,
Where, seated on the Father's throne,
Thee reigning in the heavens we own!

3 Be Thou our present Joy, O Lord,
Who wilt be ever our Reward:
And as the countless ages flee,
May all our glory be in Thee!

Text Information
First Line: A hymn of glory let us sing
Latin Title: Hymnum canamus gloriae
Author: Bede, d. 735
Translator: Elizabeth Rundell Charles (1858)
Meter: L. M.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1868
Topic: Ascension; Ascension Day; Eleventh Sunday after Trinity
Notes: Alternate tune: #244 or #575
Tune Information
Name: MONTGOMERY
Meter: L. M.
Key: D Major
Notes: Composer from index: Stanley, 1735



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