145C. I Will Extol You, O My God

1 I will extol you, O my God,
and praise you, O my king;
yes, ev'ry day and evermore
your praises I will sing.
Great is the Lord, our mighty God,
and greatly to be praised;
his greatness is unsearchable,
above all glory raised.

2 Each generation to the next
shall testimony bear,
and to your praise, from age to age,
your wondrous acts declare.
Upon your glorious majesty
and honor I will dwell,
and all your grand and glorious works
and all your greatness tell.

3 Your mighty acts and awesome deeds
we shall with awe confess;
of your great goodness they shall sing,
and perfect righteousness.
Most gracious and compassionate
is God, who reigns above;
his wrath is ever slow to rise,
unbounded is his love.

Text Information
First Line: I will extol you, O my God
Title: I Will Extol You, O My God
Meter: C.M.D.
Language: English
Publication Date: 2018
Scripture:
Topic: Christian Education; God: Goodness of; God: Greatness of (2 more...)
Source: The Psalter, 1912; alt.; mod.
Notes: Partial
Tune Information
Name: NOEL
Arranger: Arthur S. Sullivan (alt.)
Meter: C.M.D.
Key: F Major or modal
Source: Traditional English melody



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