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Coronation 63

The Sacred Harp, 2012 Revised Cooper Edition

Composer: Oliver Holden, 1793
Poet: Edward Perronet, 1779-80 (1st & 2nd Stanza); John Rippon, 1787 (3rd Stanza)
Meter: Common Meter (8,6,8,6)
Stanza Poetry Source by First Line
1
All hail the pow’r of Jesus’ name,
Let angels prostrate fall;
Bring forth the royal diadem,
And crown Him Lord of all.


All hail! The pow'r of Jesu's Name;, Stanza 1
2
Let ev’ry kindred, ev’ry tribe,
On this terrestrial ball,
To Him all majesty ascribe,
And crown Him Lord of all.


All hail! The pow'r of Jesu's Name;, Stanza 8
3
O! that with yonder sacred throng,
We at His feet may fall;
We’ll join the everlasting song,
And crown Him Lord of all.


All hail! The pow'r of Jesu's Name;, Stanza 9