Come behold the wondrous mystery

Come behold the wondrous mystery In the dawning of the King He the theme of heaven’s praises Robed in frail humanity In our longing, in our darkness Now the light of life has come Look to Christ, who condescended Took on flesh to ransom us VERSE 2 Come behold the…

O praise (the only one)

There is no greater truth than this There is no stronger love we know God Himself comes down to live And make a sinner’s heart his throne There is no deeper peace than this No other kindness can compare He clothes us in His righteousness Forever free, forever heirs Oh…

The King of Love my shepherd is

The King of love my Shepherd is, whose goodness fails me never; I nothing lack if I am his and he is mine for ever. Where streams of living water flow a ransomed soul, he leads me; and where the fertile pastures grow, with food from Heaven feeds me. Perverse…

Tell out, my soul

Tell out, my soul, the greatness of the Lord! Unnumbered blessings give my spirit voice; tender to me the promise of his word – in God my Saviour shall my heart rejoice. Tell out, my soul, the greatness of his name! Make known his might, the deeds his arm has…

Rejoicing in hope, we wait for our King

Rejoicing in hope we wait for our King: his coming is sure, his conquest we sing. His hour of returning draws daily more near; with hearts hushed and burning we see him appear. He comes with a shout, and music’s glad sound, the ransomed of Earth encircling him round. The…

Rejoice the Lord is King

Rejoice, the Lord is King! Your Lord and King adore: mortals, give thanks and sing, and triumph evermore: Lift up your heart, lift up your voice: rejoice! – again I say, rejoice! Jesus the Saviour reigns, the God of truth and love; when he had purged our stains he took…

Praise my soul the King of heaven

Praise, my soul, the King of Heaven! to his feet thy tribute bring; ransomed, healed, restored, forgiven, who like thee his praise should sing? Praise him! Praise him! Praise him! Praise him! Praise the everlasting King. Praise him for his grace and favour to our fathers, in distress; praise him…

Of the Father’s love begotten

Of the Father’s heart begotten when the worlds had yet to be, he is Alpha and Omega, he the source, the ending he, of the things that are, that have been, and that future years shall see: Evermore and evermore. By his word was all created; he commanded; it was…

O Worship the King, all glorious above

O worship the King all glorious above, and gratefully sing his power and his love; our shield and defender, the Ancient of Days, pavilioned in splendour and girded with praise. The earth, with its store of wonders untold, Almighty, your power has founded of old, established it fast by a…

Name of all majesty

Name of all majesty, fathomless mystery, King of the ages by angels adored; power and authority, splendour and dignity, bow to his majesty – Jesus is Lord! Child of our destiny, God from eternity, love of the Father on sinners outpoured; see now what God has done sending his only…

My song is love unknown

My song is love unknown, my Saviour’s love to me; love to the loveless shown that they might lovely be: O who am I, that for my sake, my Lord should take frail flesh and die? He came from Heaven’s throne salvation to bestow; but men refused, and none the…

Lord you were rich beyond all splendour

Lord, you were rich beyond all splendour, yet, for love’s sake, became so poor; leaving your throne in glad surrender, sapphire-paved courts for stable floor: Lord, you were rich beyond all splendour, yet, for love’s sake, became so poor. You are our God beyond all praising, yet, for love’s sake,…