The Lord reigneth; let the earth rejoice; let the multitude of isles be glad thereof.@Psalm 97:1
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Isaac Watts (1674-1748)

Isaac Watts, The Psalms of David 1719.

Spires from Geistliche Lieder, by Joseph Klug, 1543; harmonized by Johann S. Bach (🔊 pdf nwc).

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Johann S. Bach (1685-1750)

He reigns! the Lord, the Savior reigns;
Praise Him in evangelic strains;
Let the whole earth in songs rejoice,
And distant islands join their voice.

Deep are His counsels, and unknown,
But grace and truth support His throne;
Through gloomy clouds His ways surround,
Justice is their eternal ground.

In robes of judgment, lo! He comes,
Shakes the wide earth and cleaves the tombs;
Before Him burns devouring fire;
The mountains melt, the seas retire.

His enemies, with sore dismay,
Fly from the sight, and shun the day;
Then lift your heads, ye saints on high,
And sing for your redemption’s nigh.