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27. All Creatures of Our God and King

1. All creatures of our God and King,
Lift up your voice and with us sing
Alleluia! Alleluia!
Thou burning sun with golden beam
Thou silver moon with softer gleam!

O praise Him, O praise Him!
Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia!

2. Thou rushing wind that art so strong;
Ye clouds that sail in heav'n along,
O praise Him! Alleluia!
Thou rising morn, in praise rejoice,
Ye lights of evening, find a voice!

O praise Him, O praise Him!
Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia!

3. And all ye men of tender heart,
Forgiving others, take your part,
O sing ye! Alleluia!
Ye who long pain and sorrow bear,
Praise God and on Him cast your care!

O praise Him, O praise Him!
Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia!

4. Let all things their Creator bless,
And worship Him in humble-ness,
O praise Him! Alleluia!
Praise, praise the Father, praise the Son,
And praise the Spirit, Three in One!

O praise Him, O praise Him!
Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia!

5. Praise God, from whom all blessings flow;
Praise Him, all creatures here below;
O praise Him! Alleluia!
Praise Him above, ye heav'nly host;
Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.

O praise Him, O praise Him!
Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia!

Text Information
First Line: All creatures of our God and King
Title: All Creatures of Our God and King
Original Language: Latin
Author: Francis of Assisi
Paraphrased: William H. Draper
Paraphrased: Thomas Ken
Refrain First Line: O praise Him, O praise Him
Meter: Irregular
Language: English
Publication Date: 1991
Scripture:
Copyright: © 1926, Renewed J. Curwen & Sons, Ltd.
Notes: Now Public Domain.
Tune Information
Name: LASST UNS ERFREUEN
Harmonization: Ralph Vaughan Williams
Meter: Irregular
Key: E♭ Major
Source: Geistliche Kirchengesang, 1623
Copyright: © 1906, The English Hymnal, Oxford University
Notes: Now Public Domain in US



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