[Lauded be Thy holy name]

[Lauded be Thy holy name]

Composer: C. Austin Miles
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Composer: C. Austin Miles

Charles Austin Miles USA 1868-1946. Born at Lakehurst, NJ, he attended the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and the University of PA. He became a pharmacist. He married Bertha H Haagen, and they had two sons: Charles and Russell. In 1892 he abandoned his pharmacy career and began writing gospel songs. At first he furnished compositions to the Hall-Mack Publishing Company, but soon became editor and manager, where he worked for 37 years. He felt he was serving God better in the gospel song writing business, than as a pharmacist. He published the following song books: “New songs of the gospel” (1900), “The service of praise” (1900), “The voice of praise” (1904), “The tribute of song” (1904), “New songs of the gospel… Go to person page >

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Title: [Lauded be Thy holy name]
Composer: C. Austin Miles
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Lauded Be Thy Holy Name

Lauded be thy holy name,
Thou of life the Giver,
Thou who holdest in thy hand
Mountain, rock and river;
Thine the flaming sphere of light,
Rising from the sea,
Thine the present and the past,
Thine eternity.

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