Posts tagged ‘the Almighty the King of Creation’

September 20, 2015

2015-09-20 Notes from the Bench

“Praise to the Lord, the Almighty, the King of Creation”

A commentary on this week’s music by Dr. James T. Gerber, Music Associate

The German chorale Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren (Praise to the Lord, the Almighty, the King of Creation) is regarded as one of the greatest hymns of Christian praise. This magnificent hymn is among the best-known hymns–a melody and text that is loved by most Christian denominations and included in almost every American hymnal.

 

 

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