11. Stand Up and Bless the Lord

1 Stand up and bless the Lord
you people of his choice;
stand up and bless the Lord your God
with heart and soul and voice.

2 O for the living flame,
from God's own altar brought,
to touch our lips, our minds inspire,
and wing to heaven our thought!

3 God is our strength and song,
and his salvation ours;
then be his love in Christ proclaimed
with all our ransomed powers.

4 Stand up and bless the Lord,
the Lord your God adore;
stand up and bless his glorious name,
both now and evermore.

Text Information
First Line: Stand up and bless the Lord
Title: Stand Up and Bless the Lord
Author: James Montgomery, 1771-1854
Publication Date: 2003
Meter: S.M.
Scripture: Psalm 86:11; Mark 12:30; Psalm 34:3; Matthew 22:37; Nehemiah 9:5-7; Isaiah 6:5-7; Deuteronomy 6:5; 1 Peter 2:9; Psalm 118:14; Luke 10:27
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Meter: S.M.
Key: F Major or modal
Copyright: Public Domain

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