5644. Praise the King of Heaven

1. Praise the King of Heaven, call upon His name;
Praise Him for His mercy, evermore the same.
Infinite His wisdom, wonderful His might;
Safely He protecteth all who walk aright.

2. Praise the King of Heaven, magnify His grace;
He is bending o’er us, kindness in His face.
Faithful is His mercy, high as Heaven above;
Wider than creation is Jehovah’s love.

3. Praise the King of Heaven; full of pity He—
Like a father, knowing our infirmity.
Fear not to approach Him and His succor claim;
Surely He will aid us, who hath built our frame.

4. Praise the King of Heaven, angels in the height;
All who do His bidding, now with us unite.
Through His great dominion let the anthem roll;
Praise Him now and always; praise Him, every soul.

Text Information
First Line: Praise the King of Heaven, call upon His name
Title: Praise the King of Heaven
Author: William C. Ball (1911)
Meter: 12.12.12.12
Source: The Methodist Sunday School Hymnal, edited by John R. Van Pelt & Peter C. Lutkin (New York: Eaton & Mains, 1911), number 34, alt.
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: PADANG
Composer: Frank Moore Jeffery
Meter: 12.12.12.12
Incipit: 55555 56666 67163
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain



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