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Praise the Lamb

Blessed Lord, our hallelujahs

Author: H. D'Arcy Champney
Tune: [Ho, my comrades, see the signal] (Bliss)
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1. Blessèd Lord, our hallelujahs
Now to Thee we raise;
Never could we fully utter
All Thy worth and praise!

Refrain
Praise the Lamb, for He is worthy!
Sweet eternal strain.
Hallelujah! Hallelujah!
Praise the Lord! Amen.

2. Praise the Lamb! Yes, Thou art worthy,
Who didst shed Thy blood,
To redeem Thy saints, and make us
Kings and priests to God! [Refrain]

3. Yes! we praise thee, for Thou lov’st us;
And we bless Thee, Lord,
For Thy ceaseless intercession,
And Thy precious Word. [Refrain]

4. Hallelujah, Thou, Lord Jesus,
Canst not cease to love;
Thine we are, and Thine forever,
One with Thee above. [Refrain]

5. Praise the Lord! Yes, hallelujah!
Who could hush the song?
Join with saints from every nation,
Every tribe and tongue. [Refrain]

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #5624

Author: H. D'Arcy Champney

Born: Cir­ca Ju­ly 1854, Dis­trict of York, York­shire, Eng­land. Educated at Cor­pus Chris­ti Coll­ege, Cam­bridge, and or­dained an Ang­li­can cler­ic, Champ­ney served at St. An­drew the Less in Cam­bridge. He event­u­al­ly left the Church of Eng­land and be­came as­so­ci­at­ed with the Ply­mouth Breth­ren. As of 1881, he was liv­ing in Cam­bridge. In 1901, he was liv­ing in Ti­ver­ton, De­von­shire, and list­ed as a re­tired cler­gy­man and school­mas­ter. --www.hymntime.com/tch/  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Blessed Lord, our hallelujahs
Title: Praise the Lamb
Author: H. D'Arcy Champney
Refrain First Line: Praise the Lamb, for he is worthy
Publication Date: 1902
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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The Cyber Hymnal #5624
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The Cyber Hymnal #5624

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