1. Holy, Holy, Holy! Lord God Almighty!
Tune Information |
||John Bacchus Dykes (1861)|
||David McKinley Williams (1948)|
||Desc. © 1948, ren. H. W. Gray Co., Inc. (a div. of Belwin-Mills Publishing Corp.)|Text Information:
Much of the imagery of this hymn comes from Revelation 4:2–11, which its author, an Anglican bishop, knew as a reading appointed for Trinity Sunday. The tune, written specifically for this text, reinforces the Trinitarian theme by strong dependence on the D-major triad.