Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord.@Psalm 33:12
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William G. Ballantine (1848-1937)

William G. Ballantine, 1912, alt.

Russian Hymn Alexis F. Lvov, 1833 (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Alexis F. Lvov (1798-1870)

God save America! New world of glory,
Newborn to freedom and knowledge and power,
Lifting the towers of her lightning-lit cities
Where the flood tides of humanity roar.

God save America! Here may all races
Mingle together as children of God;
Founding an empire on brotherly kindness,
Equal in liberty, made of one blood.

God save America! Brotherhood banish
Wail of the worker and curse of the crushed;
Calling the nations to glad federation;
Leading the world in the triumph of love.

God save America! ’Mid all her splendors,
Save her from pride and from luxury;
Throne in her heart the unseen and eternal;
Right be her might and the truth make her free.