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O God, Thou, Art Our King of Old

O God, Thou art our King of old

Tune: ALBANO (Novello)
Published in 2 hymnals

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Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1. O God, Thou art our king of old,
Salvation Thou hast wrought;
In safety through the mighty sea
Our fathers Thou hast brought.

2. With mighty arm Thou didst destroy
The pride of boastful man,
And for Thy people made a path
Where mighty waters ran.

3. The day is Thine, and Thine the night,
And Thine the shining sun;
At Thy command earth’s bounds are set
And changing seasons run.

4. Mark how Thine enemies, O Lord,
Against Thee proudly speak;
Preserve Thy saints from wicked men,
Be mindful of the meek.

5. Fulfill, O Lord, Thy covenant,
Our strong Protector be,
For in the earth are dark abodes
Of crime and cruelty.

6. Let not Thy saints be put to shame;
No longer in Thy sight
Permit Thy foes to vaunt themselves;
Lord, vindicate the right.

Source: The Cyber Hymnal #4913

Text Information

First Line: O God, Thou art our King of old
Title: O God, Thou, Art Our King of Old
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Language: English

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The Cyber Hymnal #4913
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The Cyber Hymnal #4913

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