Why seek ye the living among the dead (Myles Birket Foster)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2020-09-17). Score information: A4, 6 pages, 112 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
Title: Why seek ye the living among the dead
Composer: Myles Birket Foster
Source of text: Luke 24:5; Romans 6:9-10
First published: 1894 Novello's Octavo Anthems no.468
Original text and translations
Luke 24:5b Why seek ye the living among the dead?
Luke 24:6a He is not here, but is risen
Romans 6:9 Christ being raised from the dead dieth no more; death hath no more dominion over him.
Romans 6:10 For in that he died, he died unto sin once: but in that he liveth, he liveth unto God.