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Hallelujah, song of gladness, Song of everlasting joy

Hallelujah, song of gladness, Song of everlasting joy

Author: Anonymous
Published in 16 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Hallelujah, song of gladness,
Song of everlasting joy;
Hallelujah, song the sweetest
That can angel hosts employ.

Refrain:
Praise ye the Lord, sweet peace He gave me;
Praise ye the Lord, He died to save me;
Praise His name, He’ll never leave me;
Hallelujah, praise the Lord.

2 Hallelujah, church victorious,
Thou may’st raise this joyful strain;
Hallelujah, songs of triumph
Well befit the ransom’d train. [Refrain]

3 Hallelujah, let our voices
Rise to Heav’n with full accord;
Hallelujah, ev’ry moment,
Brings us nearer to the Lord. [Refrain]

Source: Crowning Day No. 3 #74

Author: Anonymous

In some hymnals, the editors noted that a hymn's author is unknown to them, and so this artificial "person" entry is used to reflect that fact. Obviously, the hymns attributed to "Author Unknown" "Unknown" or "Anonymous" could have been written by many people over a span of many centuries. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Hallelujah, song of gladness, Song of everlasting joy
Author: Anonymous
Refrain First Line: Praise ye the Lord! sing Hallelujah

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Instances

Instances (1 - 16 of 16)
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A Selection of Spiritual Songs #926

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Crowning Day No. 3 #74

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Good as Gold #29d

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Hymnal, Amore Dei #179

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Hymns of the Church Universal #519

Notes of Triumph, for the Sunday School #d6

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Songs for Christ and the Church #112

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Songs of the Kingdom #77a

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The Epworth Hymnal No. 2 #157

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The People's Hymnal #26

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The Voice of Melody #83

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With Heart and Voice #5

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Tried and True #16

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The Bright Array #78

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Psalms and Hymns and Spiritual Songs #1000

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