Sing to the great Jehovah's praise

Sing to the great Jehovah's praise

Author: Charles Wesley
Published in 112 hymnals

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Shout to the great Jehovah's praise!
Ye sons of glory and of grace,
One God in persons three adore,
The same in Majesty and power;
Ye suff'ring and triumphant host
Praise Father, Son, and holy Ghost.

Source: African Methodist Episcopal hymn and tune book: adapted to the doctrine and usages of the church. #349a

Author: Charles Wesley

Charles Wesley, M.A. was the great hymn-writer of the Wesley family, perhaps, taking quantity and quality into consideration, the great hymn-writer of all ages. Charles Wesley was the youngest son and 18th child of Samuel and Susanna Wesley, and was born at Epworth Rectory, Dec. 18, 1707. In 1716 he went to Westminster School, being provided with a home and board by his elder brother Samuel, then usher at the school, until 1721, when he was elected King's Scholar, and as such received his board and education free. In 1726 Charles Wesley was elected to a Westminster studentship at Christ Church, Oxford, where he took his degree in 1729, and became a college tutor. In the early part of the same year his religious impressions were much deepene… Go to person page >




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Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Hymns and Psalms: a Methodist and ecumenical hymn book #360

Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #105

Singing the Faith #127


The Cyber Hymnal #6007

Include 108 pre-1979 instances
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