Be glad, O ye righteous (Henry Thomas Smart)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2013-12-05). Score information: A4, 10 pages, 152 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Revised files uploaded 10/08/20.
First published: 1882 Novello's Octavo Anthems no.212
Description: SATB chorus with TB soli section.
Original text and translations
Ps.32:12 Be glad, O ye righteous, and rejoice in the Lord: and be joyful, all ye that are true of heart.
Ps.30:5 For his wrath endures but for a moment, and in his pleasure is life for evermore:
heaviness may endure for a night, but in the morning cometh joy.
Ps.47:1 O clap your hands together, all ye people: O sing unto God with the voice of melody.