Little children, praise the Savior, He regards you from above

Little children, praise the Savior, He regards you from above

Published in 21 hymnals

Representative Text

1. Little children, praise the Saviour;
He regards you from above.
Praise Him for His great salvation;
Praise Him for His precious love.
Sweet hosannas loudly sing
To your Saviour and your King.

2. When the anxious mothers round HIm
With their tender infants pressed,
He with open arms received them,
And the little ones He blessed.
Sweet hosannas loudly sing
To your Saviour and your King.

3. Up in yonder happy regions
Angels sound the chorus high;
Twice ten thousand times ten thousand
Send His praises through the sky.
Sweet hosannas loudly sing
To your Saviour and your King

Source: The Children's Hymnbook #21

Text Information

First Line: Little children, praise the Savior, He regards you from above
Source: Juvenile Harmony c, 1837
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Sweet hosannas
Copyright: Public Domain

Notes

Little children, praise the Saviour. [Praise to Jesus.] From Dr. Rule's Wesleyan Methodist Sunday School Hymn Book, 1857, No. 71. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907) ===================== Little children, praise the Saviour, p. 1577, i. We have traced this hymn to the Juvenile Harmonist, published by the Sunday School Union, c. 1837 or 1838, where it appeared anonymously, and apparently for the first time. It is in several modern collections, including the Scotch Church Hymnary, 1898, and others. [Rev. James Bonar, M.A.] --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)

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Instances (1 - 21 of 21)

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Bells of Heaven: a Choice Collection of Hymns and Tunes "New and Old" #d197

Happy Voices No. 1 #d92

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Hosanna for the Sunday School #6

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Hymns of Grace and Truth #318

Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d193

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In Excelsis for School and Chapel #275

In Excelsis for School and Chapel. l7th ed. #d140

Our Hymns of Praise #d65

Our Songs of Praise #d86

Songs of Saving Power #d122

Sweet Hosannahs for the Sunday School #d29

The Book of Praise #747

The Carol Choir Sings #d10

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The Children's Hymnbook #21

The Praise Hymnal #d236

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The Primary and Junior Hymnal #160

The Primary Sunday School Hymnal #d119

The Village Hymn book #d156

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