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11. Now Blessed Be the Lord Our God

1 Now blessed be the Lord our God,
the God of Israel,
for he alone does wondrous works
in glory that excel.

2 And blessed be his glorious name
to all eternity;
the whole earth let his glory fill.
Amen, so shall it be.

3 His wide dominion shall extend
from sea to utmost sea,
and unto earth's remotest bounds
his peaceful rule shall be.

4 Yea, all the kings shall bow to him,
his rule all nations hail;
he will regard the poor man's cry
when other helpers fail.

Text Information
First Line: Now blessed be the Lord our God
Title: Now Blessed Be the Lord Our God
Meter: C.M.
Language: English
Publication Date: 1990
Scripture: ; ;
Topic: God: His perfections; Doxologies; God: Praise of (1 more...)
Source: Scottish Psalter, 1650, Mod.
Tune Information
Name: MCKEE
Arranger: Harry T. Burleigh (1939)
Meter: C.M.
Key: B♭ Major
Source: Spiritual



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