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Worthy the Lamb

Joy, joy, joy, joy, joy, joy, Sing to the Savior, shout for joy

Author: Joseph H. Martin
Tune: [Joy, joy, joy! Joy, joy, joy! Sing to the Savior, shout for joy]
Published in 4 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Joy! joy! joy! Joy! joy! joy!
Sing to the Saviour, shout for joy,
Anthems of grateful praise employ;
Join in the glad triumphant hymn,
The song of the saints and the seraphim.

Refrain:
Worthy! worthy!
Worthy! worthy!
Worthy the Lamb that once was slain!
Worthy is Christ forever to reign!
Worthy is Christ forever to reign!

2 Joy! joy! joy! Joy! joy! joy!
Sing to the great Redeemer's name,
Tell of his love, His grace proclaim;
Publish the deeds that Christ has done,
And echo the triumphs which he has won. [Refrain]

3 Joy! joy! joy! Joy! joy! joy!
Loud and more loud the strains resound,
Spreading the notes of praise around,
Now let the chorus swell and rise,
And blend with the music above the skies. [Refrain]

Source: Light and Life: a collection of new hymns and tunes for sunday schools, prayer meetings, praise meetings and revival meetings #36

Author: Joseph H. Martin

Late 19th Century Martin was a minister. Lyrics-- Come un­to Me Coming of the Lord Draw­eth Nigh, The Rose May Yield a Sweet Per­fume, The Sabbath Bells Are Ring­ing, The Sabbath Morn Is Beam­ing, The Thee I Seek, O Gra­cious Sav­ior There Are Bright Lit­tle Ones There Is a Cleans­ing Fount­ain There Is a Crim­son Fount­ain There Is a Gate That Stands Ajar There Is a Lad­der Great There Is a Man­sion Fair and Bright There Is a Star of All Most Bright There Was Love, Deep Love There’s a Home for the Blest There’s a Man­sion of Rest There’s a Song of Joy There’s a Voice That Speaks There’s a Well in the De­sert The… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Joy, joy, joy, joy, joy, joy, Sing to the Savior, shout for joy
Title: Worthy the Lamb
Author: Joseph H. Martin
Refrain First Line: Worthy, worthy, worthy, worthy
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances

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Crown of Beauty #223

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Light and Life #36

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Prayer and Praise #116

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The Christian Church Hymnal #159

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