With songs and honors sounding loud,
Address the Lord on high,
Over the heav’ns He spreads His clouds,
And waters veil the sky.
He sends His show’rs of blessing down
To cheer the plains below;
He makes the grass the mountains crown;
And corn in valleys grow.
Source: The Sacred Harp: the best collection of sacred songs, hymns, odes, and anthems ever offered the singing public for general use (1991 rev.) #200
|First Line:||With songs and honors sounding loud|
|Title:||The Seasons of the Year|
|Author:||Isaac Watts (1717)|
|Notes:||Psalm 147, Part 3.|