All hail to thee, Emanuel

Representative Text

1 All hail to Thee, Emanuel!
All hail! All hail!
Thy word in heav'n, Thy pow'r on earth shall never, never fail,
Shall never, never fail.

Emanuel! Emanuel!
The host of heav'n and earth's redeemed
Thy glories ever tell;
With Thee, the saints who persevere
shall evermore in glory dwell,
All hail! All hail, Emanuel!

2 All hail to Thee, Emanuel!
All hail! All hail!
Thy name against the strength of sin forever shall prevail,
Forever shall prevail. [Refrain]

3 All hail to Thee, Emanuel!
All hail! All hail!
The strong desire of hosts of sin shall be of no avail,
Shall be of no avail! [Refrain]

Source: Jubilate : A Modern Sunday-School Hymnal #157

Author: C. Austin Miles

Charles Austin Miles USA 1868-1946. Born at Lakehurst, NJ, he attended the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and the University of PA. He became a pharmacist. He married Bertha H Haagen, and they had two sons: Charles and Russell. In 1892 he abandoned his pharmacy career and began writing gospel songs. At first he furnished compositions to the Hall-Mack Publishing Company, but soon became editor and manager, where he worked for 37 years. He felt he was serving God better in the gospel song writing business, than as a pharmacist. He published the following song books: “New songs of the gospel” (1900), “The service of praise” (1900), “The voice of praise” (1904), “The tribute of song” (1904), “New songs of the gospel… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: All hail to thee, Emanuel
Author: C. Austin Miles
Refrain First Line: Emanuel, Emanuel, the host of heaven and earth
Copyright: Public Domain



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