Song: Praise Him with a Song in Pearls of Praise

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Details

Published in Pearls of Praise (Copyright 1893, by the Amstutz Music Co.)

Lyricist(s):
Straub, Maria

Page 28
Format: Full words and music
Designation: 25
Verses: 3 verses

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Praise Him with a Song, #25

Lyrics

Verse 1
Wake a song of grateful praise
For the glad returning days;
Praising him who reigns above,
Rules in wisdom, might and love.
Gladly, freely let us sing,
Bring the humble offering;
Praises to our Lord belong,
Praise him, praise him with a song.

Chorus
We will praise him, ev’ry one,
Praise him, praise him with a song;
Joyfully the sound prolong,
We will praise him with a song.

Verse 2
We adore the loving power
That has tinted us the flower;
Charmed the sounds we love to hear,
Saddened hearts to sweetly cheer.
In his goodness we rejoice,
Grateful for the tuneful voice;
We so gladly, freely raise,
In the singing of his praise.

Verse 3
Gracious Father, bless thy name
For thy mercies o’er the same;
Oh, thou changeless and divine,
Grant us constancy like thine!
In the life we love and move,
And our gratitude we prove;
For the wondrous life we live,
Highest praises we will give.