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29. Round the Throne of Glory

1 Round the throne of glory,
Circling seraphim
Raise their hallowed voices
In the sacred hymn.
True their notes are blended,
Loud the strains they raise;
Thro' the courts eternal
Rolls the song of praise:

Refrain:
Holy, Holy, Holy,
Blessed Trinity!
Heav'n and earth are filled
With Thy Majesty!

2 Earth hath many voices
Blended with the sea,
Pealing forth the anthem
Of their praise to Thee;
Night and day it rises,
Mingling with the song
Which these sacred singers
Endlessly prolong. [Refrain]

3 One our heav'nly Father,
Round whose throne we meet,
One our great Redeemer,
One our Paraclete;
Bound in living union,
By one holy tie,
In Thy sacred presence,
Triune God, we cry. [Refrain]

4 Raise the hymn of triumph,
Heav'n and earth and sea;
Roll your thousand voices
Forth in harmony:
Voices young and aged,
Voices grand in song,
Blend them, singers holy;
Loud the strain prolong. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Round the throne of glory
Title: Round the Throne of Glory
Refrain First Line: Holy, Holy, Holy, Blessed Trinity
Meter: 6 5 6 5 D with Refrain
Language: English
Publication Date: 1929
Topic: God: The Trinity
Tune Information
Name: [Round the throne of glory]
Composer: Rev. Alfred G. Mortimer (1879)
Meter: 6 5 6 5 D with Refrain
Key: C Major



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