Tune: W. F. Moore, 1867
Alto: Mrs. Anna L. (Cooper) Blackshear, 1902
Lyrics: Isaac Watts, 1719
Meter: Common Meter Double (8,6,8,6,8,6,8,6)
With songs and honors sounding loud,
Address the Lord on high,
Over the heav’ns He spreads His clouds,
And waters veil the sky.
He sends his show’rs of blessings down
To cheer the plains below;
He makes the grass the mountains crown,
And corn in valleys grow.