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Text:To God Be the Glory
Author:Fanny J. Crosby
Arranger and Composer (descant):Doug Holck
Composer:William H. Doane

56. To God Be the Glory

1 To God be the glory - great things He hath done!
So loved He the world that He gave us His Son,
Who yielded His life an atonement for sin
And opened the life-gate that all may go in.

Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord!
Let the earth hear His voice!
Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord!
Let the people rejoice!
O come to the Father through Jesus, the Son,
And give Him the glory - great things He hath done!

2 O perfect redemption, the purchase of blood -
To every believer, the promise of God.
The vilest offender who truly believes,
That moment from Jesus a pardon receives.[Refrain]

3 Great things He hath taught us, great things He hath done,
And great our rejoicing through Jesus the Son.
But purer and higher and greater will be
Our wonder, our transport, when Jesus we see. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: To God be the glory - great things He hath done!
Title: To God Be the Glory
Author: Fanny J. Crosby
Refrain First Line: Praise the Lord! Praise the Lord!
Meter: with Refrain
Language: English
Publication Date: 1997
Topic: Bless the Lord; Adoration and Praise: God Our Father
Notes: Optional descant.
Tune Information
Composer: William H. Doane
Arranger and Composer (descant): Doug Holck
Meter: with Refrain
Key: G Major
Copyright: Arr. ⓒ Copyright 1997 by Integrity's Hosanna! Music and Word Music (a div. of WORD MUSIC)
Notes: Optional repeat refrain setting in A Flat Major.

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