Holy, holy, holy, Lord, In the highest heavens adored

Holy, holy, holy, Lord, In the highest heavens adored

Author: James Montgomery
Tune: PLEYEL'S HYMN
Published in 22 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Holy, holy, holy Lord,
In the highest heavens adored,
Author of all nature’s frame,—
Father, hallowed be thy name.

2 Born anew, oh, may we feel
Filial love, the Spirit’s seal!
Cleansed from guilt, redeemed from shame;
Father, hallowed be thy name.

3 When in want, or when in wealth,
Joy or sorrow, pain or health,
Still our prayer shall be the same,
Father, hallowed be thy name.

Source: Triumphant Songs No.2 #342

Author: James Montgomery

James Montgomery (b. Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland, 1771; d. Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, 1854), the son of Moravian parents who died on a West Indies mission field while he was in boarding school, Montgomery inherited a strong religious bent, a passion for missions, and an independent mind. He was editor of the Sheffield Iris (1796-1827), a newspaper that sometimes espoused radical causes. Montgomery was imprisoned briefly when he printed a song that celebrated the fall of the Bastille and again when he described a riot in Sheffield that reflected unfavorably on a military commander. He also protested against slavery, the lot of boy chimney sweeps, and lotteries. Associated with Christians of various persuasions, Montgomery supported missio… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Holy, holy, holy, Lord, In the highest heavens adored
Author: James Montgomery
Copyright: Public Domain

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A Book of Hymns and Tunes #67

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Church music #325

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Church Psalmody #168

Hymn and Tune Book for the Church and the Home and Services for Congregational Worship. Rev. ed. #d263

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Hymn and Tune Book, for the Church and the Home #218

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Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church #49

Hymns and Tunes for the Sunday School, the Congregation and the Home #d71

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Hymns for First-Day Schools #24

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Hymns for First-Day Schools (Rev. and Enl.) #24

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Hymns of the Ages for Public and Social Worship #78

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Hymns of the Spirit #69

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Laudes Domini #434

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National Hymn and Tune Book #126

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Songs for the Service of Prayer #38

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The Jewel #165

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The Sabbath Hymn and Tune Book #66b

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d376

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Triumphant Songs No.2 #342

Worship in the School Room #d58

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Worship in the School Room #257

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