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3 Thousands, tens of thousands, stand, 6 Hallelujah! Lord, to Thee, Spirits blest, before the throne,

Father, Son, and Holy Ghost; Speeding thence at Thy command, Godhead One, and Persons Three;

And when Thy commands are done, Join with us the heavenly host, Singing everlastingly,

Singing everlastingly, To the Blessed Trinity.

To the Blessed Trinity.

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2 Praise the Lord—for He hath spoken;

Worlds His mighty voice obeyed; Laws which never shall be broken,

For their guidance He hath made. 3 Praise the Lord-for He is glorious ;

Never shall His promise fail ; God hath made His saints victorious,

Sin and death shall not prevail. 4 Praise the God of our salvation ;

Hosts on high, His power proclaim; Heaven and earth, and all creation,

Laud and magnify His Name!

I GLORY be to God the Father!

Glory be to God the Son!
Glory be to God the Spirit !
Great Jehovah, Three in One :

Glory, Glory,
While eternal ages run !
2 Glory be to Him who loved us,

Washed us from each spot and stain ;
Glory be to Him who bought us,
Made us kings with Him to reign:

Glory, Glory, To the Lamb that once was slain ! 3 Glory to the King of angels !

Glory to the Church's King ! Glory to the King of nations ! Heaven and earth your praises bring:

Glory, Glory,
To the King of glory bring !
4 Glory, blessing, praise eternal !

Thus the choir of angels sings ;
Honor, riches, power, dominion !
Thus its praise creation brings :

Glory, Glory,
Glory to the King of kings !

Psalm 148. I PRAISE the Lord ! ye heavens, adore

1 Blest be Thou, O God of Israel,

Thou, our Father, and our Lord ;
Blest Thy majesty forever,

Ever be Thy name adored ! 2 Thine, O Lord, are power and greatness;

Glory, victory, are Thine own;
All is Thine in earth and heaven ;

Over all Thy boundless throne. 3 Riches come of Thee and honor ;

Power and might to Thee belong ; Thine it is to make us prosper,

Only Thine to make us strong.
4 Lord, to Thee, Thou God of mercy,

Hymns of gratitude we raise ;
To Thy name, forever glorious,

Ever we address our praise.


Praise Him, angels in the height; Sun and moon, rejoice before Him ;

Praise Him, all ye stars of light!

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i The God of Abraham praise, 4 The whole triumphant host
Who reigns enthroned above,

Give thanks to God on high ;
Ancient of everlasting days,

“Hail! Father, Son, and Holy Ghost !* And God of Love !

They ever cry: Jehovah ! Great I AM !

Hail ! Abraham's God, and mine! By earth and heaven confest;

I join the heavenly lays;
I bow and bless the sacred Name, All might and majesty are Thine,
Forever blest !

And endless praise !
2 The God who reigns on high, 5 The God of Abraham praise,
The great archangels sing,

At whose supreme command And, “Holy, Holy, Holy," cry,

From earth I rise, and seek the joys Almighty King!

At His right hand : Who was, and is, the same,

I all on earth forsake, And evermore shall be !"

Its wisdom, fame, and power; Jehovah ! Father! Great I AM!

And Him my only portion make, We worship Thee !

My shield and tower. 3 Before the Saviour's face

6 He by Himself hath sworn; The ransomed nations bow,

I on His oath depend ; O'erwhelmed at His Almighty grace, I shall, on angel wings upborne, Forever new :

To heaven ascend : He shows His prints of love ;

I shall behold His face,
They kindle to a flame,

I shall His power adore,
And sound, through all the worlds above, And sing the wonders of His grace
The slaughtered Lamb !

For evermore.

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i Come, Thou Almighty King,
Help us Thy name to sing,

Help us to praise :
Father all-glorious,
O'er all victorious,
Come, and reign over us,

Ancient of Days !
2 Come, Thou Incarnate Word,
Gird on Thy mighty sword;

Our prayer attend !
Come, and Thy people bless,
And give Thy word success :
Spirit of holiness,

On us descend !
3 Come, Holy Comforter,
Thy sacred witness bear,

In this glad hour !
Thou, who almighty art,
Now rule in every heart,
And ne'er from us depart,

Spirit of power!
4 To the great One in Three,
The highest praises be,

Hence evermore!
His sovereign majesty
May we in glory see,
And to eternity

Love and adore.

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1 Glory to God on high !
Let heaven and earth reply,

Praise His name !
His love and grace adore,
Who all our sorrows bore;
And sing for evermore,

Worthy the Lamb !
2 All they around the throne,
Cheerfully join in one,

Praising His name :
We, who have felt His blood
Sealing our peace with God,
Sound His dear name abroad,

Worthy the Lamb !
3 Join, all ye ransomed race,
Our Lord and God to bless ;


His name :
In Him we will rejoice,
And make a joyful noise,
Shouting with heart and voice,

Worthy the Lamb ! 4 What though we change our place, Yet we shall never cease

Praising His name :
To Him our songs we bring,
Hail Him our gracious King,
And without ceasing sing,

Worthy the Lamb !

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dwell ;

Psalm 100.


4 Be Thou exalted, O my God, I Great One in Three, great Three in Above the heavens where angels

One, Thy wondrous name we sound abroad ; Thy power on earth be known abroad, Prostrate we fall before Thy throne, And land to land Thy wonders tell. O Holy, Holy, Holy Lord !

15 2 Thee, Holy Father, we confess;

1 BEFORE Jehovah's awful throne, Thee, Holy Saviour, we adore ;

Ye nations, bow with sacred joy; And Thee, O Holy Ghost, we bless

Know that the Lord is God alone; And praise and worship evermore.

He can create, and He destroy. 3 Thou art by heaven and earth adored;

2 His sovereign power, without our aid, Thy universe is full of Thee,

Made us of clay, and formed us men; O Holy, Holy, Holy Lord !

And when, like wandering sheep, we Great Three in One, great One in

strayed, Three!

He brought us to His fold again. 14

3 We are His people, we His care1 Be Thou exalted, O my God,

Our souls, and all our mortal frame: Above the heavens where angels What lasting honors shall we rear,

Almighty Maker, to Thy name? Thy power on earth be known abroad;

4. We'll crowd Thy gates, with thankful Let land to land Thy wonders tell.

songs ; 2 My heart is fixed, my song shall raise High as the heaven, our voices raise ; Immortal honors to Thy name :

And earth, with her ten thousand Awake, my tongue, to sound His

tongues, praise,

Shall fill Thy courts with sounding My tongue, the glory of my frame.

praise. 3 High o'er the earth His mercy reigns, 5 Wide as the world is Thy command; And reaches to the utmost sky;

Vast as eternity Thy love; His truth to endless years remains, Firm as a rock Thy truth shall stand, When lower worlds dissolve and die. When rolling years shall cease to move.

Psalm 57


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