Quotation by Edward Perronet

All hail! the pow'r of Jesus' Name;
Let angels prostrate fall;
Bring forth the Royal Diadem,
To crown Him Lord of all.
Edward Perronet (1726–1792), British dissenting minister and hymn-writer. Published anonymously in Perronet's Occasional Verses, Moral and Sacred, London (1785). "On the Resurrection, the Lord is King," hymn # III, pp. 22-23, l. 1-4 (1779).

One of the most published American hymns.
Surprise me with a
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2015 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Contact Us Help