What is Praise God from whom all blessings flow?
This doxology, in widespread use in English, in some Protestant traditions, is commonly referred to simply as The Doxology or The Common Doxology; it begins with “Praise God, from whom all blessings flow”.
Why is it called the Doxology?
The dictionary defines doxology as “an expression of praise to God, especially a short hymn sung as part of a Christian worship service.” The word doxology comes from the Greek doxa, (“glory, splendor, grandeur”) and logos, (“word” or “speaking”).
Who wrote the hymn doxology?
Is the Doxology Catholic?
Doxology. 1. The greater doxology, or Gloria in Excelsis, is the Gloria of the Roman Catholic and Anglican masses, and in its hundreds of musical settings it is usually sung in Latin.