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O Come Let Us Adore Him

Full Text

1 O come, let us adore him,
O come, let us adore him,
O come, let us adore him,
Christ the Lord.

2 We'll praise his name forever,
we'll praise his name forever,
we'll praise his name forever,
Christ the Lord.

3 We'll give him all the glory,
we'll give him all the glory,
we'll give him all the glory,
Christ the Lord.

4 For he alone is worthy,
for he alone is worthy,
for he alone is worthy,
Christ the Lord.

Source: Worship and Rejoice #114

Translator: Frederick Oakeley

Frederic Oakeley graduated M.A. at Oxford, and took Orders in the Church of England. He became Prebendary of Lichfield Cathedral, preacher at Whitehall, and incumbent of Margaret Chapel, London. He was active in the "Oxford Movement," and in 1845, called attention to his views for the purpose of seeing if he could continue to hold an Oxford degree, with so great a change in his opinions. The question was tried, and he was perpetually suspended unless he retracted. He then resigned his positions in the Church of England, and entered the Church of Rome, in which he became a Priest, and Canon of the diocese of Westminster. His publications are numerous, and some of them have considerable value. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchi… Go to person page >

Author: John Francis Wade

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Worship and Rejoice #114


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African American Heritage Hymnal #173Text
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #82
Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #430
Praise! Our Songs and Hymns #67
Renew! #1TextPage Scan
The Celebration Hymnal: songs and hymns for worship #196TextPage Scan
The Christian Life Hymnal #47Tune Info
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #36
The Hymnal for Worship and Celebration #82Text
The United Methodist Hymnal #205cText
The Worshiping Church #126TextPage Scan
Worship and Rejoice #114TextScoreAudio
Worship Together #32
Include 4 pre-1979 instances