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(VERSE 1)

Praise to the holiest in the height

And in the depth be praise;

In all his words most wonderful,

Most sure in all his ways!


(VERSE 2)

O loving wisdom of our God!

When all was sin and shame,

A second Adam to the fight

And to the rescue came.


(VERSE 3)

O wisest love! that flesh and blood,

Which did in Adam fail,

Should strive afresh against the foe,

Should strive and should prevail;


(VERSE 4)

And that the highest gift of grace

Should flesh and blood refine:

God's presence and his very self,

And essence all divine.


(VERSE 5)

O generous love that he who came

As man to smite the foe,

The double agony for us

As man should undergo:


(VERSE 6)

And in the garden secretly,

And on the cross on high,

Should teach his brethren, and inspire

To suffer and to die.


(REPEAT VERSE 1)




CCLI Song Number: 4819842

 ‘Baldwin’ © Copyright 2000 Three Legged Music Limited

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Praise To The Holiest In The Height


Words by J. H. Newman (1801-1890)

Music: ‘Baldwin’ by Howard J. Prior

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