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406. See the Morning Sun Ascending

1 See the morning sun ascending,
radiant in the eastern sky;
hear the angel voices blending
in their praise to God on high!
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Glory be to God on high!

2 So may we, in lowly station,
join the choristers above;
singing with the whole creation,
praising thee for your great love.
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Glory be to God above!

3 For your loving-kindness ever
shed upon our earthly way;
for your mercy, ceasing never,
for your blessing day by day:
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Glory be to God alway!

4 "Wisdom, honour, power, and blessing!"
with the angelic host we cry;
round your throne, your name confessing,
now we would to you draw nigh.
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Glory be to God on high!

Text Information
First Line: See the morning sun ascending
Title: See the Morning Sun Ascending
Author: Charles Parkin (1953)
Publication Date: 1996
Meter: 8 7 8 7 8 7
Topic: The Church at Worship: Opening and Morning Hymns; Angels; Hallelujah (3 more...)
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: NEANDER (UNSER HERRSCHER)
Composer: Joachim Neander (1680)
Meter: 8 7 8 7 8 7
Key: B♭ Major
Notes: Alt setting: #28



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