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Crown Him King of Kings

Crown him, crown him with glory the King of kings

Author: Eben E. Rexford
Tune: [Crown Him, crown Him with glory the King of kings] (Smith)
Published in 40 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Crown Him, crown Him with glory the King of kings;
Praise and homage each heart as its tribute brings;
Sing, O earth, and unite, in the mighty refrain-
Christ, our Redeemer and King, will forever reign!

Chorus:
Sing hosannas, loud let the joyful anthems ring,
Laud and worship Him whom the angels adore!
Crown Him, crown Him, Savior, Redeemer and King,
Glory to God in the highest-
Glory forevermore!

2 He who reigns o'er the kingdoms of earth today,
Sends His blessings to those in the heav'nward way;
Sing we praises with hearts that with love overflow-
Glory to Jesus who conquers our ev'ry foe! [Chorus]

3 Praise Him, praise Him, the King on the great white throne;
Love Him, serve Him, who ruleth by love alone;
Up to heaven the shout of the glorified rings-
Laud and adore Him, and crown Him the King of kings!

Source: The New Praiseworthy: for the Church and Sunday School #244

Author: Eben E. Rexford

Rexford, Eben Eugene.M (Johnsburg, New York, July 16, 1848--October 16, 1916, Shiocton, Wisconsin). Horticulturalist and editor of a Wisconsin farm journal. Many of his verses were used to fill empty corners of the journal. He also wrote many books on gardening. Lawrence University (Appleton, Wisc.), Litt.D. Twenty-five years, organist at First Congregational Church, Shiocton. See: Smith, Mary L.P. (1930). Eben E. Rexford; a biographical sketch. Menasha, Wis., George Banta Pub. Co. --Leonard Ellinwood, DNAH Archives and Gabriel, Charles H. (1916). Singers and Their Songs. Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company.… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Crown him, crown him with glory the King of kings
Title: Crown Him King of Kings
Author: Eben E. Rexford
Refrain First Line: Sing hosannas, loud let the joyful anthems ring

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 40 of 40)

A Messenger for Jesus #d43

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Assembly Songs #164

Carmina Sacra #d31

Chorus Selections #d3

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Christian Gospel Hymns #122

Coronation Hymns #234

Crowns of Rejoicing #d33

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Diadems #217

Enduring Hymns #d33

Gospel Bells #d33

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Great Revival Hymns #176

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Great Revival Hymns No.2 #184

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Herald of Praise #161

Hosanna in the Highest, Gypsy Smith's Campaign Song Book #d29

Hymns for His Praise No. 2. Rev. ed. #d21

Hymns of Glory No. 2 #d33

Inspiring Hymns #d47

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Joy to the World #212

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Make Christ King #162

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Make Christ King #179

Ministry in Song #d23

Premier Hymns #d32

Revival Glory #d21

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Service Songs for Young People's Societies, Sunday Schools and Church Prayer Meetings #198

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Songs for the King's Business #122

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Songs of Evangelism #200

Songs of Faith #d40

Songs of Faith #d39

Songs of Redemption #d19

Songs of Salvation and Service. #d39

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Songs of Salvation and Service. Revised #161

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The King of Kings #153

The New Evangel #d38

The New Make Christ King #d29

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The New Praiseworthy #244

The New Revival Glory #d47

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The Very Best #107

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The World Evangel #210

Wonderful Jesus and Other Songs #151

World-wide Revival Hymns #d41

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