Verse 1: There's a promise in God's word Concerning those who worship The sanctified of God The Holy Royal Priesthood If we should praise his name He's fight the battle for us He'll do it if we give him all the praise
Verse 2: If we focus upon him, and not on our situation Lift our holy hands, and remember we're a nation Of kings and priest who rule As Judah goes before us, We defeat the enemy through our true praise.
Chorus: Send It Up (O Ye Royal Priesthood) Send It Up (Oh you Holy Nation) Oh, Oh, Send It Up (Take Your Places Zion) Oh people of the Lord, Send Judah first
Verse 3: If we send Judah first, In spite of situations If we send Judah first, and make this declaration Yes I will bless the Lord And praise his name forever God's kingdom is established through our praise
Bridge: Don't you know when you praise the Lord The captives are set free So Zion lift up your voice proclaiming That you've got the victory
Chorus 2: Give it Up, (Give Him all the glory) Give it Up, (Lift Him up and tell your story) Oh, Oh, Give it Up (Givin' Honor to him) Oh the people of the Lord, send Judah First