E ta te Atua Rahi

English: All Creatures of Our God and King

First line: E ta te Atua rahi / All creatures of our God and King, Lift up your voice / All creatures of our God and King / Oh, criaturas del Señor / Vous créatures du Seigneur / All creatures of our God and King / Созданья Бога и Царя / All creatures, worship God most high!

Original language: English

Words: St. Francis of Assisi; William H. Draper (adapter)
Music: German hymn; Geistliche Kirchengesäng, Cologne, 1623


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1. E tā te Atua rahi,Tei te ra’i i hāmani,Aleluia! Aleluia!E te mārama ’e te rā,E ana’ana mai nei rā,
[Chorus]Hīmene na, ’ārue na! Aleluia! ’ārue na! Aleluia!
2. E te mata’i pūai ra,E te ata e tere ra,Aleluia! Aleluia!’Ā’ahiata ’āpī na,Te ahiahi ato’a,
3. E te mau pape tahe na.Hīmene i te Fatu ra,Aleluia! Aleluia!Te auahi e hōro’aTō mātou māramarama
4. E te fenua here ē,I maita’i noa (a)i mātou nei,Aleluia! Aleluia!Te tiare nehenehe’E te hotu e tupu nei,

X:62 Q:1/2=76 M:3/2 L:1/4 K:Eb E2 | E F G E G A | B4 yy

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Arr.: Ralph Vaughan Williams

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