420. Praise the Lord, Ye Heavens Adore Him

1 Praise the Lord, ye heavens, adore him;
praise him, angels in the height;
sun and moon rejoice before him;
praise him, all ye stars of light!
Praise the Lord for he hath spoken;
worlds his mighty voice obeyed;
laws which never shall be broken
for their guidance he hath made.

2 Praise the Lord, for he is glorious;
never shall his promise fail;
God hath made his saints victorious;
sin and death shall not prevail.
Praise the God of our salvation!
Hosts on high, his power proclaim;
heaven and earth, and all creation,
laud and magnify his name.

Text Information
First Line: Praise the Lord, ye heavens adore him
Title: Praise the Lord, Ye Heavens Adore Him
Publication Date: 1998
Meter: 87 87D
Scripture: Exodus 15:1-21; Psalm 135; Psalm 148; Malachi 1:11; Matthew 16:13-20; 1 Corinthians 15:12-28; Colossians 1:11-20; Hebrews 1:1-12
Topic: Creation; Adoration; Communion of Saints (1 more...)
Source: Foundling Hospital Collection, 1796; Unknown paraphraser
Language: English
Notes: Alt. tune: AUSTRIA 388
Tune Information
Composer: Henry Thomas Smart (1813-1879)
Meter: 87 87D
Key: G Major or modal

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