Praise Him

Praise Him! praise Him! Praise God in the highest

Author: Thoro Harris
Tune: [Praise Him! praise Him! Praise God in the highest]
Published in 2 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Praise Him! praise Him! Praise God in the highest,
For His mercy so tender and strong;
Sound His praises who reigneth in glory,
Give thanks to Jehovah in rapturous song.

Refrain:
Praise God in the highest,
Praise God in the highest,
O tell of His goodness,
His high praises proclaim;
Praise Him! praise Him! All honor and blessing,
All pow’r and dominion ascribe to His name.

2 Praise Him! praise Him! Our Savior all-glorious!
With archangels adoringly sing;
Praise Him! praise Him, who rideth victorious,
The True and the Faithful, omnipotent King. [Refrain]

3 Praise Him! praise Him! While nature is voicing
Strains of gladness His goodness proclaim;
Let all nations in songs of rejoicing
All honor and glory ascribe to His name. [Refrain]

4 Praise Him! praise Him! O tell the sweet story;
now, forever, love’s anthem prolong;
Praise Him! praise Him! With angels in glory
Sing, sin of His goodness, O swell the glad song. [Refrain]


Source: Light and Life Songs: adapted especially to sunday schools, prayer meetings and other social services #69

Author: Thoro Harris

Born: March 31, 1874, Washington, DC. Died: March 27, 1955, Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Buried: International Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery, Eureka Springs, Arkansas. After attending college in Battle Creek, Michigan, Harris produced his first hymnal in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1902. He then moved to Chicago, Illinois at the invitation of Peter Bilhorn, and in 1932, to Eureka Springs, Arkansas. He composed and compiled a number of works, and was well known locally as he walked around with a canvas bag full of handbooks for sale. His works include: Light and Life Songs, with William Olmstead & William Kirkpatrick (Chicago, Illinois: S. K. J. Chesbro, 1904) Little Branches, with George J. Meyer & Howard E. Smith (Chicago, Illi… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Praise Him! praise Him! Praise God in the highest
Title: Praise Him
Author: Thoro Harris
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Praise God in the highest
Publication Date: 1904
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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Light and Life Songs No. 4 #36

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Light and Life Songs #69

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