Jesus, Our Lord and King

Representative Text

1 Jesus, our Lord and King,
To You our praises rise;
To You our bodies we present,
A living sacrifice.

2 Now justified by grace
And made alive to God,
Formed for Yourself to show Your praise,
We sound Your love abroad.

3 As dead indeed to sin,
We rise to walk anew,
Henceforth, as not our own, but Yours,
We follow only You.

4 Baptized into Your death,
With You again we rise,
To newness of a life of faith,
To new and endless joys.

Source: The Celebration Hymnal: songs and hymns for worship #466

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: Jesus, our Lord and King, To thee our praises rise
Title: Jesus, Our Lord and King
Author: Anonymous
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

TRENTHAM

Robert Jackson (b, Oldham, Lancashire, England, 1842; d. Oldham, 1914) originally, composed TRENTHAM as a setting for Henry W. Baker's "O Perfect Life of Love" (380). Named for a village in Staffordshire, England, close to the town in which Jackson was born, the tune was published with the Baker tex…

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POTSDAM


Timeline

Media

Baptist Hymnal 1991 #363
  • Full Score (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
The Cyber Hymnal #3391
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
TextAudio

Baptist Hymnal 1991 #363

Rejoice Hymns #40

TextPage Scan

The Celebration Hymnal #466

The Christian Life Hymnal #325

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #3391

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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