Holy, Holy, Holy

Holy, Holy, Holy

A study of the classic hymn and its meaning for today.


"Holy, Holy, Holy" has been sung in Christian churches since the 1800s. Our mouths have probably formed the words of this hymn so frequently that we no longer pay attention to them. This study will examine the background and meaning of this classic hymn. What exactly does "holy" mean? Why is "holy" repeated three times? Can the study of this hymn affect our view of God and our life on Earth?

Table of Contents

SCRIPTURE: Exodus 33:12–23; Matthew 3:13–17; Revelation 4:1–11


• Identify the Issue

• Discover the Eternal Principles

Teaching point one: God is three in one.

Teaching point two: In heaven, we will praise the holy God together with the angels.

Teaching point three: God's glory is greater than anything we can imagine.

• Apply Your Findings

• Recommended Resources

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