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Glory in the highest

Ring out tonight through the waiting land

Author: Rene Bronner
Tune: [Ring out tonight thro' the waiting land]
Published in 2 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Ring out tonight thro’ the waiting land
The sweet and glorious Christmas cheer;
For God has given unto us a king,
And we glorify His name so dear.

Refrain:
Glory to God in the highest,
Hear the happy voices singing;
Gladness thro’ the world is ringing;
Glory to God in the highest,
Peace on earth, good will t’ward men,
Peace on earth, good will t’ward men!

2 Far o’er the world hear His message ring,
To all who would His word obey;
And the reward in Heaven will be theirs,
Glorifying there His name alway. [Refrain]

3 Ring out the joy of the heav’nly hosts,
While songs the angels’ chorus sings;
The echoes falling from the realms above,
As the Christmas joy in glory rings. [Refrain]

Source: His Worthy Praise #178

Author: Rene Bronner

Born: Date unk­nown, but songs by Bron­ner were in pub­li­ca­tion by 1905. We do not know if this au­thor was a man or wo­man, but we have seen at least one ref­er­ence to a lyr­i­cist named Mrs. Re­ne Bron­ner. Bron­ner’s works in­clude: Under the Christ­mas Star, with Hen­ry Pe­trie (New York: Lo­renz Pub­lish­ing Com­pa­ny, 1914) © The Cyber Hymnal™ http://www.hymntime.com/tch. Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Ring out tonight through the waiting land
Title: Glory in the highest
Author: Rene Bronner
Refrain First Line: Glory to God in the highest

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His Worthy Praise #178

Under the Christmas Star #d4

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