No, It’s not “Praise to the Man”…It’s “Israel, Awake!”

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Though this tune is also based on “Scotland the Brave” just like “Praise to the Man”, there are certainly differences. The words are completely different as well as the message. Enjoy this forgotten gem.

Israel Awake from Thy Silent, Long Slumber

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Praise to the Man (without the Bagpipes)

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This is not the triumphant “Scotland the Brave” version we sing today, but it surely captures the sentiment of the Saints in Nauvoo in the days after the Martyrdom.

-Kurt Kammeyer

PDF: Praise to the Man