English Christian Song Book

Song based on the Bible verse:
Psalm 69:34
Let heaven and earth praise Him,
The seas and everything that moves in them.

Song written by:
Original in Latin: Francis of Assisi [Giovanni di Bernardone / Francesco] (1181 or 1182 Assisi, Duchy of Spoleto, Holy Roman Empire – October 3, 1226 Assisi, Umbria, Papal States)
Translated to English: William H. Draper (December 9, 1855 Kenilworth, Warwickshire, England, UK – August 9, 1933 Clifton, Bristol, England)

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 Heaven along
O praise Him Alleluia
Thou rising moon in praise rejoice
Ye lights of evening find a voice

O praise Him O praise Him
Alleluia Alleluia Alleluia

3
Thou flowing water pure and clear
Make music for thy Lord to hear
O praise Him Alleluia
Thou fire so masterful and bright
That givest man both warmth and light

O praise Him O praise Him
Alleluia Alleluia Alleluia

4
Dear mother earth, who day by day
Unfoldest blessings on our way
O praise Him Alleluia
The flowers and fruits that in thee grow
Let them His glory also show

O praise Him O praise Him
Alleluia Alleluia Alleluia

5
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

6
And thou most kind and gentle death
Waiting to hush our latest breath
O praise Him Alleluia
Thou leadest home the child of God
And Christ our Lord the way hath trod

O praise Him O praise Him
Alleluia Alleluia Alleluia

7
Let all things their Creator bless
And worship Him in humbleness
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

Song based on the Bible verse:
Romans 8:15
For you did not receive the spirit of bondage again to fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption by whom we cry out, “Abba, Father.”

Song written by:
Original in English: Steve Fry (1954-)

1
Abba Father Abba Father
Deep within my soul I cry
Abba Father Abba Father
I will never cease to love You

2
Father Father Jehovah Shammah
You are the One who’s standing near
Father Father Jehovah Shalom
You are my peace Jehovah Ropheh
You are my healing Yahweh my God

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