O praise the Lord, ye nations round

Representative Text

Oh, praise the LORD, ye Nations round,
Let all the Earth his Praise resound,
And in his Mercy still rejoice;
His Love and Truth shall ne'er decay,
To him your grateful Tribute pay;
O praise the Lord with Heart and Voice.

Source: The Psalms of David: with the Ten Commandments, Creed, Lord's Prayer, &c. in metre...for the use of the Reformed Protestant Dutch church of the city of New York #CXVII

Adapter: Francis Hopkinson

Francis Hopkinson; grad. College of Philadelphia with master’s degree; studied law and passed Pa. bar; opened conveyancer’s office in Philadelphia; musical and literary talent; prolific writer who frequently used pen name, A. B. LOC Name Authority Files Go to person page >

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First Line: O praise the Lord, ye nations round
Adapter: Francis Hopkinson
Source: Tate and Brady's New Version, "With cheerful notes let all the earth"


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