God Reigns! Let Earth Rejoice!

Author: Michael Morgan

Michael Morgan is a church musician, Psalm scholar, and collector of English Bibles and Psalters from Atlanta, Georgia, where he has served as organist for Central Presbyterian Church for over 35 years, and is also organist at Columbia Theological Seminary. He is author of the Psalter for Christian Worship (revised edition, 2010), and a regular contributor in the field of psalmody (most recently to the Reformed collection Psalms for All Seasons and to the new Presbyterian hymnal, Glory to God, publishing in 2013). --www0.cpdl.org/wiki/ Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: God reigns! Let earth rejoice! Let oceans shout God's might
Title: God Reigns! Let Earth Rejoice!
Author: Michael Morgan (1995, alt.)
Meter: 6.6.8.6
Refrain First Line: Rejoice! Rejoice! God reigns!
Publication Date: 2013
Copyright: © 2010 Michael Morgan (admin. Congregational Ministries Publishing, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.))

Tune

MARION (Messiter)

Arthur H. Messiter (b. Frome, Somersetshire, England, 1834; d. New York, NY, 1916) composed MARION for this text in 1883 and named it after his wife. The tune was published in the Hymnal with Music as Used in Trinity Church (1893), a hymnal compiled by Messiter during his long term of service as org…

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