I will go unto the altar of God (Cuthbert Harris)

From ChoralWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Music files

L E G E N D Disclaimer How to download
ICON SOURCE
Icon_pdf.gif Pdf
Icon_snd.gif Midi
MusicXML.png MusicXML
Logo_capella-software_kurz_2011_16x16.png Capella
File details.gif File details
Question.gif Help
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2020-10-10).   Score information: A4, 9 pages, 213 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes:

General Information

Title: I will go unto the altar of God
Composer: Cuthbert Harris
Source of Text: Psalm 43:4a; Psalm 116:15; Colossians 3:1-2 & I Corinthians 15:55,57

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredAnthem for Easter

Language: English
Instruments: Organ

First published: 1898 Novello's Octavo Anthems no.591

Description: "To my friend, T. H. Yorke-Trotter, MA, Mus Doc, (Oxon.)"

External websites:

Original text and translations

English.png English text

Ps.43:4a  I will go unto the altar of God, even unto the God of my joy and gladness.
Ps.116:15  I will offer to thee the sacrifice of thanksgiving: and will call upon the Name of the Lord.
Col.3:1  If ye then be risen with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ sitteth on the right hand of God.
Col.3:2  Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.
I Cor.15:55  O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory?
I Cor.15:57  But thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.