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Christ the Lord, the Lord most glorious

Christ the Lord, the Lord most glorious

Author: John Miller
Tune: SPLENDOR (Bechler)
Published in 15 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 Christ the Lord, the Lord most glorious,
now is born; O shout aloud!
We by him are made victorious;
praise the Savior, hail our God!

2 Praise the Lord! On us is shining
Christ, the sun of righteousness;
he, to us in love inclining,
cheers our souls with pard'ning grace.

3 Praise the Lord! whose saving splendor
shines into the darkest night;
O what praises shall we render
for this never-ceasing light.

4 Praise the Lord, God our salvation,
praise him who retrieved our loss;
sing, with awe and love's sensation,
hallelujah, God with us.

Source: Moravian Book of Worship #298

Author: John Miller

Miller, John (sometimes given as Müller, or Muller), was a Moravian minister at various places in England and Ireland from 1768; finally at Cootehill, Co. Cavan, from 1805 to 1810. His original hymns and translations were contributed to the Moravian Hymn Book, 1789. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)  Go to person page >

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First Line: Christ the Lord, the Lord most glorious
Author: John Miller

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