89. O Lord, you are my God and King

1 O Lord, you are my God and King,
and I will always bless your name,
I will extol you every day,
and evermore your praise proclaim.

2 Our God is greatly to be praised,
his greatness is beyond our thought,
from age to age all human tongues
shall tell the wonders he has wrought.

3 Upon your glorious majesty
and wondrous works my mind shall dwell;
your deeds shall fill the world with awe,
and of your greatnes I will tell.

4 Your matchless goodness and your grace
your people shall commemorate,
and all your truth and righteousness
their joyful song shall celebrate.

5 Our God is good in all his ways,
his creatures know his constant care;
to all his works his love extends,
we all his tender mercies share.

6 Your works shall give you thanks, O Lord,
your saints your mighty acts shall show,
till peoples everywhere on earth
your kingdom, power and glory know.

Text Information
First Line: O Lord, you are my God and King
Meter: 88.88
Language: English
Publication Date: 1999
Topic: Adoration and Praise; Celebration of Faith; Christ tne King Sunday (11 more...)
Source: The Psalter Hymnal (1959), alt.
Notes: May be sung to DUKE STREET 439
Tune Information
Meter: 88.88
Key: C Major
Source: T. Williams' 'Psalmodia Evangelica" Part II, 1789

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