Sing to the Lord our Might

Sing to the Lord our Might

Author: Henry Francis Lyte
Published in 36 hymnals

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1 Sing to the Lord, our Might,
With holy fervor sing;
Let hearts and instruments unite
To praise our heavenly King.

2 As unto them of old,
Who roamed this wilderness,
Our God is still as near his fold,
To pity and to bless.

3 Then let us open wide
Our hearts for him to fill;
And he who Israel then supplied,
Will help his Israel still.

Source: The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #33

Author: Henry Francis Lyte

Lyte, Henry Francis, M.A., son of Captain Thomas Lyte, was born at Ednam, near Kelso, June 1, 1793, and educated at Portora (the Royal School of Enniskillen), and at Trinity College, Dublin, of which he was a Scholar, and where he graduated in 1814. During his University course he distinguished himself by gaining the English prize poem on three occasions. At one time he had intended studying Medicine; but this he abandoned for Theology, and took Holy Orders in 1815, his first curacy being in the neighbourhood of Wexford. In 1817, he removed to Marazion, in Cornwall. There, in 1818, he underwent a great spiritual change, which shaped and influenced the whole of his after life, the immediate cause being the illness and death of a brother cler… Go to person page >

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First Line: Sing to the Lord our Might
Author: Henry Francis Lyte

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The Cyber Hymnal #10487
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