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Holiness 76t

The Sacred Harp, 2012 Revised Cooper Edition

Composer: Elisha J. King, 1844
Alto: Wilson Marion Cooper, 1911
Poet: John Cennick, Before 1755
Meter: Particular Meter: 7,7,7,7,7,7
Stanza Poetry Source by First Line
1
Daniel’s wisdom may I know,
Stephen’s faith and spirit show,
John’s divine communion feel,
Moses’ meekness, Joshua’s zeal;
Run like the unwearied Paul,
Win the day and conquer all.


Daniel's wisdom may I know,, Stanza 1