Behold! the mountain of the LordAuthor: John Logan
Published in 162 hymnals
Behold! the mountain of the Lord
in latter days shall rise
On mountain tops above the hills,
and draw the wond’ring eyes.
To this the joyful nations round,
all tribes and tongues shall flow;
Up to the hill of God, they’ll say,
and to his house we’ll go.
The beam that shines from Sion hill
shall lighten ev’ry land;
The King who reigns in Salem’s tow’rs
shall all the world command.
Among the nations he shall judge;
his judgments truth shall guide;
His sceptre shall protect the just,
and quell the sinner’s pride.
No strife shall rage, nor hostile feuds
disturb those peaceful years;
To ploughshares men shall beat their swords,
to pruning-hooks their spears.
No longer hosts encount’ring hosts
shall crowds of slain deplore:
They hang the trumpet in the hall,
and study war no more.
Come then, O house of Jacob! come
to worship at his Shrine;
And, walking in the light of God,
with holy beauties shine,
Scottish Psalter and Paraphrases
|Instances (5)||First Line||Text Title||Refrain First Line||Authors||Composers||Meter||Scripture||Tune Title||Tune Key||Incipit||Languages||Publication Date|
|Church Hymnal, Fifth Edition #118||Behold the mountain of the Lord||2000|
|Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #715||Behold! the mountain of the Lord||18.104.22.168||Isaiah 2:2-5; Isaiah 2:2-5; Isaiah 44:21-22||GLASGOW||F Major or modal||English||2005|
|Common Praise #112||Behold! The mountain of the Lord||Behold! The Mountain Of The Lord||Jeremiah Clark (1673?-1707); Edward Miller (1731-1807)||22.214.171.124||Isaiah 2:2-6; Psalm 76; Psalm 87; Isaiah 2:1-5; Isaiah 11:1-10; Isaiah 25:1-9; Micah 4:1-5; Psalm 76; Psalm 87; Isaiah 2:1-5; Isaiah 11:1-10; Isaiah 25:1-9; Micah 4:1-5||BISHOPTHORPE||G Major or modal||1998|
|Rejoice in the Lord #166||Behold the mountain of the Lord||Behold the Mountain of the Lord||126.96.36.199||Micah 4:1-3; Isaiah 2:2-5||GLASGOW||F Major||English||1985|
|Together in Song: Australian Hymn Book II #441||Behold the mountain of the Lord||188.8.131.52||1999|