"We Praise Thee, O God, Our Redeemer, Creator" by unknown Translated by Julia B. Cady Cory, 1882- Text From: THE HANDBOOK TO THE LUTHERAN HYMNAL (St. Louis: Concordia Publishing House, 1942)p.404 1. We praise Thee, O God, our Redeemer, Creator, In grateful devotion our tribute we bring; We lay it before Thee, We kneel and adore Thee, We bless Thy holy name, glad praises we sing. 2. We worship Thee, God of our fathers, we bless Thee; Through life's storm and tempest our Guide hast Thou been; When perils o'ertake us, Escape Thou wilt make us, And with Thy help, O Lord, our battles we win. 3. With voices united our praises we offer, To Thee, great Jehovah, glad anthems we raise. Thy strong arm will guide us, Our God is beside us, To Thee, our great Redeemer, fore'er be praise.This text was converted to ascii format for Project Wittenberg by Cindy A. Beesley and is in the public domain. You may freely distribute, copy or print this text. Please direct any comments or suggestions to: Rev. Robert E. Smith of the Walther Library at Concordia Theological Seminary.
Notes: Hymn #568 from _The Handbook to the Lutheran Hymnal_ Text: Ps. 26: 12 Author: unknown, 1626 Translated by: Julia B. Cady Cory, 1882 Titled: "Wilt heden nu treden" Tune: "Kremser" 1st Published in: "Nederlandtsch Gedenckclanck" Town: Haarlem, 1626
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