Praise Jesus, reigning now on Earth,
High-seated on the throne;
Praise Him who grants us second birth,
Then takes us for His own.
Though weary in our earthly life,
Now we have been set free;
Freed from our troubles, toil and strife,
Now thus will ever be.
So now we sing eternal praise,
To Christ who is our King;
Rejoice and worship all our days,
To Him our tributes bring.
Praise Him below, Praise Him above,
Our songs of joy we’ll sing;
We’ll praise God’s everlasting love,
Praise Jesus Christ, our King!
Lyrics Copyright © 2006 Colin Gordon-Farleigh, used with permission.
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- Tune: Richmond
- Meter: CM
- Style: Classical
- Church Year: General
- Composer: Thomas Haweis (1724 – 1820) adapted by Samuel Webbe the Younger (1770 – 1843)
- Lyricist: Colin Gordon-Farleigh (b. 1943)
- Music Public Domain.
- Lyrics: Copyright © 2006 Colin Gordon-Farleigh
- Performances ℗ 2018 and 2019 Richard M S Irwin, All rights reserved.
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