610. O for a Thousand Tongues to Sing

Text Information
First Line: O for a thousand tongues to sing
Title: O for a Thousand Tongues to Sing
Author: Charles Wesley (1739, alt.)
Translator (into Spanish): Federico J. Pagura
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: CM
Scripture: Psalm 35:28; Psalm 66:2; Psalm 71:23; Psalm 96:1-4; Psalm 103:1-4; Psalm 119:172; Isaiah 1:18; Isaiah 12:4-5; Isaiah 35:5-6; Isaiah 61:1-3; Matthew 11:2-5; Matthew 15:31; Matthew 28:19-20; Mark 7:37; Luke 4:18; Luke 7:22; John 8:34-36; John 20:31; Romans 3:24-25; 2 Corinthians 1:3-7; Ephesians 1:7; Philippians 2:9-11; 1 Peter 5:7; Revelation 5:12
Topic: Adoration; The Church; Evangelism4 more...
Source: Korean trans. The United Methodist Korean Hymnal Committee
Language: English; Spanish; Korean
Copyright: Spanish Trans. © 1989 The United Methodist Publishing House (admin. The Copyright Company) ; Korean Trans. © 2001 The United Methodist Publishing House (admin. The Copyright Company)
Tune Information
Name: AZMON
Composer: Carl Gotthelf Gläser (1828)
Arranger: Lowell Mason (1839)
Meter: CM
Key: G Major or modal


Text Information:

This text comes from an 18-stanza hymn the author wrote to mark the first anniversary of his life-changingconversion experience. It is now customarily the first hymn in Methodist hymnals worldwide. This tune, adapted from a German composer, is the usual North American setting.


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