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His Wide Dominion Shall Extend

His wide dominion shall extend

Tune: HOLY CROSS (Mendelssohn)
Published in 3 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Full Text

1 His wide dominion shall extend
From sea to utmost sea,
And unto earth's remotest bounds
His peaceful rule shall be.

2 The tribes that in the desert dwell
Shall bow before His throne;
His enemies shall be subdued,
And He shall rule alone.

3 The kings shall come from distant lands
And islands of the sea;
Oblations they shall bring to Him
and wait on ended knee.

4 Yea, all the kings shall bow to Him,
His rule all nations hail;
He will regard the poor man's cry
When other helpers fail.

5 The poor and needy He shall spare,
And save their souls from fear;
He shall redeem them from all wrong,
Their life to Him is dear.

6 So they shall live, and bring to Him
Their gifts of finest gold;
For Him shall constant prayer be made,
His praise each day be told.

The Psalter: with responsive readings, 1912

Text Information

First Line: His wide dominion shall extend
Title: His Wide Dominion Shall Extend
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #2672
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