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

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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

Montgomery, James, son of John Montgomery, a Moravian minister, was born at Irvine, Ayrshire, Nov. 4, 1771. In 1776 he removed with his parents to the Moravian Settlement at Gracehill, near Ballymena, county of Antrim. Two years after he was sent to the Fulneck Seminary, Yorkshire. He left Fulneck in 1787, and entered a retail shop at Mirfield, near Wakefield. Soon tiring of that he entered upon a similar situation at Wath, near Rotherham, only to find it quite as unsuitable to his taste as the former. A journey to London, with the hope of finding a publisher for his youthful poems ended in failure; and in 1792 he was glad to leave Wath for Shefield to join Mr. Gales, an auctioneer, bookseller, and printer of the Sheffield Register newspap… Go to person page >

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

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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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Songs for the Service of Prayer #38

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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