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O worship the King all-glorious above,
O gratefully sing his power and his love:
our shield and defender, the Ancient of Days,
pavilioned in splendor and girded with praise.
O tell of his might, O sing of his grace,
whose robe is the light, whose canopy space.
His chariots of wrath the deep thunder clouds form,
and dark is his path on the wings of the storm.
Your bountiful care, what tongue can recite?
It breathes in the air, it shines in the light;
it streams from the hills, it descends to the plain,
and sweetly distills in the dew and the rain.
Frail children of dust, and feeble as frail,
in you do we trust, nor find you to fail.
Your mercies, how tender, how firm to the end,
our Maker, Defender, Redeemer, and Friend!
O measureless Might, unchangeable Love,
whom angels delight to worship above!
Your ransomed creation, with glory ablaze,
in true adoration shall sing to your praise!

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First Line:
O Worship the King all glorious above
Title:
O Worship the King all glorious above
Author:
Robert Grant (1833)
Meter:
10.10.11.11
Language:
English
Copyright:
Public Domain
Liturgical Use:
Opening Hymns

Tune Information

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Title:
LYONS
Composer (attributed to):
Joseph Martin Kraus; Michael Haydn
Arranger:
Joseph Haydn
Meter:
10s, 11s
Copyright:
Public Domain