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269. [Sing, my tongue, the glorious battle]

A:
5 God be praised,
glory to the Son;
to the Spirit now
and evermore praise and glory, praise
in the highest, while unending ages run.

B:
4 At his feet,
all with sleepless eye,
veil their faces as they cry:
Alleluia, Lord, Alleluia, Lord,
Alleluia, Lord Most High! Alleluia!

Text Information
First Line: [Sing, my tongue, the glorious battle]
Author (A): Venantius Honorius Fortunatus
Translator (A): Percy Dearmer
Translator (B): Gerard Moultrie
Publication Date: 1991
Source: Liturgy of St. James (B)
Language: English
Notes: A. Sing, My Tongue, the Glorious Battle (United Methodist Hymnal #296) B. Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence (United Methodist Hymnal #626)
Tune Information
Name: PICARDY
Composer (descant): Charles H. Webb
Key: d minor
Source: French carol melody
Copyright: Descant © 1991 Abingdon Press
Notes: Descant (Vocal or Instrumental), Violin suggested



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