Holy, holy, holy! Lord God Almighty! Early in the morningour song shall rise to Thee; Holy, holy, holy, merciful and mighty! God in three Persons, blessed Trinity!
The beginning of worship is fit accompaniment for the beginning of each day; the song of our ado-ration should rise with the dawn. Waste no hours in the new day before coming to Him, for there isnothing more important than acknowledging, proclaiming His Lordship and reorienting mind andspirit from soil to heaven.
Holy, holy, holy! All the saints adore Thee,Casting down their golden crowns around the glassy sea;Cherubim and seraphim falling down before Thee,Who was, and is, and evermore shall be.
Isaiah saw it, and John saw it. They both experienced the terrifying reality of God’s holiness.
Out from the throne come flashes of lightning and sounds and peals of thunder. And
sevenlamps of fire burning before the throne, which are the seven Spirits of God; and before the throne
there was something
like a sea of glass, like crystal; and in the center and around the throne, four living