Praise ye the Lord. God's praise within

Praise ye the Lord. God's praise within

Tune: NATIVITY (Lahee)
Published in 8 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Praise ye the Lord, God's praise within
his sanctuary raise;
And to him in the firmament
of his power give ye praise.

2 Because of all his mighty acts,
with praise him magnify:
Oh, praise him, as he doth excel
in glorious majesty.

3 Praise him with trumpet's sound; his praise
with psaltery advance:

4 With timbrel, harp, stringed instruments,
and organs, in the dance.

5 Praise him on cymbals loud: him praise
on cymbals sounding high.

6 Let each thing breathing praise the Lord;
Praise to the Lord give ye.

Source: The Voice of Praise: a collection of hymns for the use of the Methodist Church #344

Text Information

First Line: Praise ye the Lord. God's praise within



Henry Lahee (b. Chelsea, London, England, 1826; d. Croydon, London, 1912) composed NATIVITY, which was first published in 1855 and set to a nativity hymn (thus the tune's title), "High let us swell our tuneful notes," by Philip Doddridge (PsH 335). Because NATIVITY was published with Isaac Watts' (P…

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Instances (1 - 8 of 8)

Sabbath School Psalmodist #d59


Scottish Psalter and Paraphrases #P184

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The Presbyterian Book of Praise #P122

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The Presbyterian Book of Praise #P122

The Psalms of David, in Metre #d115

The Psalter #d221

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The Voice of Praise #344

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