Shout for Gladness

Praise, O praise the great Jehovah

Author: Emma Pitt
Tune: [Praise, O praise the great Jehovah]
Published in 3 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 Praise, oh! praise the great Jehovah,
Friend of sinners, true and tried;
Shout for joy, be glad before Him,
Le the Lord be magnified.

Shout for gladness,
Ye who love His righteous cause;
Magnify His name forever;
Honor all His holy laws.

2 Oh, how wide His boundless mercy,
Mightier still His tender love;
Say with all the hosts triumphant,
Magnify the Lord above. [Refrain]

3 While the sun shall shine for heaven,
Stars in circling orbits roll,
Let your notes of praise continue,
Echo wide from pole to pole. [Refrain]

4 Christ the King is our Redeemer,
Christ the light of yonder throne,
Glory, honor, might, and power,
Be to Him, and Him alone. [Refrain]

Source: Boundless Love: for Sunday Schools and Gospel Meetings #210

Author: Emma Pitt

Born: 1846, Maryland. Pitt was living in Bal­ti­more, Mar­y­land, by 1880, and through at least 1910. She may have died be­fore 1920, as the daugh­ter with whom she was living in 1910 was on her own and still sin­gle in 1920. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Praise, O praise the great Jehovah
Title: Shout for Gladness
Author: Emma Pitt
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Shout for gladness
Copyright: Public Domain



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Boundless Love #210

Hymns of Full and Free Salvation #d187

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The Helper in Sacred Song #163

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