Come, praise the Lord, exalt his name

Full Text

1 Come, praise the Lord, exalt His name,
Our Saviour and our King;
‘Tis meet we should His praise proclaim,
And hallelujah sing.

2 How great, how precious is His name
How poor the praise we bring;
His people still should own His claim,
And hallelujah sing.

3 A day will come, its dawn we greet,
When heav’n itself shall ring,
And all the saints with joy shall meet,
And hallelujah sing.

Source: Gospel Hymns No. 5 #131

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First Line: Come, praise the Lord, exalt his name

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ST. CLEMENT (Scholefield)

ST. CLEMENT was composed for this text by Rev. Clement C. Scholefield (b. Edgbaston, near Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, 1839; d. Goldalming, Surrey, England, 1904). ST. CLEMENT was published in Arthur S. Sullivan's 1874 hymnal, Church Hymns with Tunes; of his own accord Sullivan (PHH 46) "canon…

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Church Family Worship #486
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #609
Include 2 pre-1979 instances



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