The heavens declare the glory of God (Mark Chapman)
- (Posted 2020-02-05) CPDL #56927:
- Editor: Mark Chapman (submitted 2020-02-05). Score information: A4, 11 pages, 825 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
First published: Never published
Description: A short, joyous setting of the first 5 verses of Psalm 19
Original text and translations
Ps.19:1 The heavens declare the glory of God: and the firmament showeth his handywork.
Ps.19:2 Day unto day uttereth speech, and night unto night showeth knowledge.
Ps.19:3 There is no speech nor language, where their voice is not heard.
Ps.19:4 Their line is gone out through all the earth, and their words to the end of the world. In them hath he set a tabernacle for the sun,
Ps.19:5 Which is as a bridegroom coming out of his chamber, and rejoiceth as a strong man to run a race.