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O praise ye the Lord, his greatness proclaim

O praise ye the Lord, his greatness proclaim

Author: Henry Francis Lyte
Published in 25 hymnals

Author: Henry Francis Lyte

Lyte, Henry Francis, M.A., son of Captain Thomas Lyte, was born at Ednam, near Kelso, June 1, 1793, and educated at Portora (the Royal School of Enniskillen), and at Trinity College, Dublin, of which he was a Scholar, and where he graduated in 1814. During his University course he distinguished himself by gaining the English prize poem on three occasions. At one time he had intended studying Medicine; but this he abandoned for Theology, and took Holy Orders in 1815, his first curacy being in the neighbourhood of Wexford. In 1817, he removed to Marazion, in Cornwall. There, in 1818, he underwent a great spiritual change, which shaped and influenced the whole of his after life, the immediate cause being the illness and death of a brother cler… Go to person page >

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First Line: O praise ye the Lord, his greatness proclaim
Author: Henry Francis Lyte
Source: Spirit of the Psalms

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A Collection of Hymns and a Liturgy #523

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship #61

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (10th ed.) #61

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (6th ed.) #61

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (3rd ed.) #61

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. (45th ed.) #61

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A Collection of Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship. 16th ed. #61

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Additional Hymns to the Collection of Hymns for the use of Evangelical Lutheran Churches #523

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Church Choral-Book #485

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Hymn Book for Christian Worship #113

Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d316

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Hymns for Christian Melody #578

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Hymns for Public Worship #243

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #1031

Songs for Social and Public Worship. Rev. ed. #d306

The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d267

The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d262

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The Christian Psalmist #P104b

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The Congregational Hymn Book #114

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The New Congregational Hymn and Tune Book, for Public, Social and Private Worship #686

The Vestry Hymn Book #d338

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The Vestry Singing Book #85b

Universalist Hymn Book #d381

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Vestry Harmonies #94a

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