143. O Praise Ye the Lord

1 O praise ye the Lord, praise him in the height;
rejoice in his word, ye angels of light;
ye heavens adore him, by whom you were made,
and worship before him in brightness arrayed.

2 O praise ye the Lord, praise him upon earth,
in tuneful accord, ye heirs of new birth;
praise him who hath brought you his grace from above,
praise him who hath taught you to sing of his love.

3 O praise ye the Lord, all things that give sound;
each jubilant chord re-echo around;
loud organs his glory forthtell in deep tone,
and sweet harp the story of what he hath done.

4 O praise ye the Lord, thanksgiving and song
to him be outpoured all ages along;
for love in creation, for heaven resotred,
for grace of salvation, O praise ye the Lord!

Praise ye the Lord!

Text Information
First Line: O praise ye the Lord
Title: O Praise Ye the Lord
Author: H. W. Baker (1875)
Meter: 5.5.5.5.6.5.6.5
Scripture: Psalm 150
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: LAUDATE DOMINUM
Composer: C.H.H. Parry (1897)
Meter: 5.5.5.5.6.5.6.5
Key: B♭ Major



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