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The whole wide world for Jesus for his is its domain

The whole wide world for Jesus for his is its domain

Author: Oliver Crane
Published in 5 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 The whole wide world for Jesus!
For His is its domain,
And His is the dominion,
From sea to sea to reign;
To Him the kings of Sheba
Their royal gifts shall bring,
And isles afar their tribute,
Shall render to their King.

2 The whole wide world for Jesus!
O Church of Christ, awake!
Put on thy strength, O Zion,
Thy posts of duty take;
Go forth upon thy mission,
In Jesus’ name alone,
Till earth, with all her millions,
His sov’reignty shall own.

3 The whole wide world for Jesus!
Rejoice, ye saints, anew!
For brightly scenes prophetic
Are looming into view;
The world from sleep is waking,
To sink in night no more,
For Jesus soon, triumphant,
Shall reign from shore to shore.

Source: Joyful Lays: a new collection of songs, prepared and adapted for the Sunday School #43

Author: Oliver Crane

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Text Information

First Line: The whole wide world for Jesus for his is its domain
Author: Oliver Crane
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 5 of 5)
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Joyful Lays #43

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Make His Praise Glorious #39

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Select Gems #211

Songs of Praise #d299

Songs of Praise for Sunday Schools, Church Societies and the Home #d304

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