619. Praise, My Soul, the God of Heaven (Psalm 103)

Text Information
First Line: Praise, my soul, the God of heaven
Title: Praise, My Soul, the God of Heaven (Psalm 103)
Author: Henry Francis Lyte (1834)
Adapter: Ecumenical Women's Center (1974)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: 8.7.8.7.8.7
Scripture: Psalm 103; 1 Chronicles 29:10-13; Nehemiah 9:17; Psalm 36:5; Psalm 47:6; Psalm 91:12; Psalm 145:8; Psalm 148:2; Lamentations 5:19; Daniel 4:37; Joel 2:13; Jonah 4:2; Nahum 1:3; Matthew 18:10; 1 Timothy 1:17; Revelation 5:9; Revelation 7:9
Topic: Adoration; Assurance; Encouragement (3 more...)
Language: English
Copyright: Text Adapt. © 1974 Ecumenical Women's Center
Tune Information
Name: LAUDA ANIMA
Composer: John Goss (1869)
Meter: 8.7.8.7.8.7
Key: D Major


Text Information:

This adaptation of an older paraphrase of Psalm 103 (see no. 620) is informed by an awareness that much of the received language of religious traditions enshrines social values that obscure the goodness of God, which far transcends all our labels and categories and hierarchies.


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