Glory and honor, Praise, adoration, Now and forevermore be Thine! Seiss was born and raised in a Moravian home with the original family name of Seuss. After studying at Pennsylvania College in Gettysburg and completing his theological education with tutors and through private study, Seiss became a Lutheran pastor in He served several Lutheran congregations in Virginia and Maryland and then became pastor of St. This hymn expresses love and praise for Christ, the King of creation.
The beauty of God's creation is readily affirmed, but the greater praise goes to the King of that creation, the same Christ who is the Lord of the nations! The framing stanzas 1 and 4 constitute a fine doxology.
It was published in the Roman Catholic Munsterisch Gesangbuch and, with a number of alterations, in the Schlesische Volkslieder , a hymn book compiled by Hoffman and Richter. The translation, primarily the work of Joseph A. Seiss b. Graceham, MD, ; d. Philadelphia, PA, , was based on the edition and first published in the Sunday School Book for the use of Evangelical Lutheran Congregations Another well known translation based on the version is the anonymous "Fairest Lord Jesus," published in Richard S.
Willis's Church Chorals and Choir Studies Known as an eloquent and popular preacher, Seiss was also a prolific author and editor of some eighty volumes, which include The Last Times , The Evangelical Psalmist , Ecclesia Lutherana , Lectures on the Gospels , and Lectures on the Epistles He contributed to and compiled several hymnals. It has always been associated with this text. Elizabeth , the tune also became known as ST. Liturgical Use: The entire text as a hymn of praise at the beginning of worship or as a sermon response; stanzas 1 and 4 both doxologies at the end of worship.
A separate copy of this score must be purchased for each choir member. If this score will be projected or included in a bulletin, usage must be reported to a licensing agent e. Skip to main content. Home Page. Beautiful Savior. Choral Beautiful Savior. Psalm Song of Solomon Isaiah Daniel Mark Luke John Philippians Colossians Hebrews 1. Hebrews Revelation Notes Scripture References: st. You have access to this FlexScore. Download: Are parts of this score outside of your desired range? Try transposing this FlexScore.
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