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What though my joys and comfort die?
The Lord my savior liveth.
What though the darkness gather round?
Songs in the night he giveth.

(My Life Flows On In Endless Song)

414. Holy God, We Praise Your Name

1 Holy God, we praise your name;
Lord of all, we bow before you.
All on earth your scepter claim,
all in heav'n above adore you.
Infinite your vast domain,
everlasting is your reign.

2 Hark! the glad celestial hymn
angel choirs above are raising;
cherubim and seraphim,
in unceasing chorus praising,
fill the heav'ns with sweet accord:
“Holy, holy, holy Lord!”

3 Lo, the apostolic train
join your sacred name to hallow;
prophets swell the glad refrain,
and the white-robed martyrs follow;
and from morn to set of sun
through the church the song goes on.

4 Holy Father, holy Son,
Holy Spirit, three we name you,
though in essence only one;
undivided God we claim you
and, adoring, bend the knee
while we own the mystery.

Text Information
First Line: Holy God, we praise your name
Title: Holy God, We Praise Your Name
Original Language: German
Translator: Clarence A. Walworth, 1820-1900
Meter: 7 8 7 8 7 7
Language: English
Publication Date: 2006
Topic: Adoration; Invocation; Holy Trinity (3 more...)
Source: Source Unknown
Tune Information
Name: GROSSER GOTT
Meter: 7 8 7 8 7 7
Key: F Major
Source: Katholisches Gesangbuch, Vienna, 1774



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