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

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

Published in 21 hymnals

Full 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
Refrain First Line: Sweet hosannas

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)

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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)

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 21 of 21)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Bells of Heaven #d221
Bells of Heaven: a Choice Collection of Hymns and Tunes "New and Old" #d197
Happy Voices No. 1 #d92
Hosanna for the Sunday School #6Page Scan
Hymns of Grace and Truth #318Page Scan
Hymns of Grace and Truth. 2nd ed. #d193
In Excelsis for School and Chapel #275Page Scan
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
The Children's Hymnbook #21Text
The Jewel: a selection of hymns and tunes for the Sabbath school, designed as a supplement to "The Gem" #1Page Scan
The Praise Hymnal #d236
The Primary and Junior Hymnal #160Page Scan
The Primary Sunday School Hymnal #d119
The Spirit of Praise: a collection of music with hymns for use in Sabbath-school services and church meetings #101Page Scan
The Village Hymn book #d156



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