We ask for donations here just twice a year, and this is one of those times. So, before you hit the "close" button on this box, would you consider a donation to keep Hymnary.org going? Even small amounts help, and they also let us know you're behind us and support what we do.

Last month, our Hymnary website had almost 1 million visitors from around the world: people like you who love hymns. To serve our users well takes money, and we have limited sources of revenue. This fund drive is one such source.

You can make your tax-deductible contribution by sending a check to Hymnary.org at 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546, or you can click the Donate button below. From the entire Hymnary.org team, our grateful thanks.

Hallelujah, Praise Jehovah

Representative Text

1 Hallelujah, praise Jehovah,
from the heavens praise his name;
praise Jehovah in the highest,
all his angels, praise proclaim.
All his hosts, together praise him,
sun and moon and stars on high;
praise him, O you heav'ns of heavens,
and you floods above the sky.

Refrain:
Let them praises give Jehovah,
for his name alone is high,
and his glory is exalted,
and his glory is exalted,
and his glory is exalted
far above the earth and sky.

2 Let them praises give Jehovah,
they were made at his command;
them forever he established,
his decree shall ever stand.
From the earth O praise Jehovah,
all you seas, you monsters all,
fire and hail and snow and vapors,
stormy winds that hear his call. [Refrain]

3 All you fruitful trees and cedars,
all you hills and mountains high,
creeping things and beasts and cattle,
birds that in the heavens fly,
kings of earth and all you people,
princes great, earth's judges all,
praise his name, young men and maidens,
aged men and children small. [Refrain]


Source: Trinity Psalter Hymnal #148B

Text Information

First Line: Hallelujah, praise Jehovah, From the heavens praise His name
Title: Hallelujah, Praise Jehovah
Meter: 8.7.8.7 D with refrain
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Let them praises give Jehovah
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

PRAISE JEHOVAH

PRAISE JEHOVAH was composed by William J. Kirkpatrick (b. Duncannon, PA, 1838; d. Philadelphia, PA, 1921) and joined in the 1890s to this versification of Psalm 148, with the original seventh stanza becoming the refrain. The tune was published with an 1899 copyright date in Life Songs, a 1916 public…

Go to tune page >


[Hallelujah! Praise Jehovah] (McGranahan)


Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #2598
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

Great Songs of the Church #50

Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #9

Page Scan

Sacred Selections for the Church #77

Songs for Worship and Praise #2

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #2598

TextAudio

Timeless Truths #675

TextPage Scan

Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #110

TextPage Scan

Trinity Psalter Hymnal #148B

Worship the Lord #3

Include 49 pre-1979 instances
Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.