31. I Sing the Almighty Power of God

1 I sing the mighty power of God
that made the mountains rise,
that spread the flowing seas abroad
and built the lofty skies.
I sing the wisdom that ordained
the sun to rule the day;
the moon shines full at his command
and all the stars obey.

2 I sing the goodness of the Lord
that filled the earth with food;
he formed the creatures with his word
and then pronounced them good.
Lord, how your wonders are displayed
where'er I turn my eye,
if I survey the ground I tread
or gaze upon the sky!

3 There's not a plant or flower below
but makes your glories known,
and clouds arise and tempests blow
by order from your throne;
while all that borrows life from you
is ever in your care,
and everywhere that we can be,
you, God, are present there.

Text Information
First Line: I sing the almighty power of God
Title: I Sing the Almighty Power of God
Author: Isaac Watts, 1674-1748
Publication Date: 2003
Meter: C.M.D.
Scripture: Genesis 1:14-17; Psalm 107:25; Genesis 1:21-31; Psalm 95:6; Genesis 2:16; Psalm 65:6; Job 38:18-38; Psalm 33:5-6; Psalm 8:1; Psalm 139:7-10
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: ELLACOMBE
Meter: C.M.D.
Key: A♭ Major
Source: Gesangbuch der H.W.K. Kofkapelle, 1784
Copyright: Public Domain



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