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By Dr. John BLOW, Organist, Composer,
and Master of the Children of the Cha-
Voices, HEN I/rael came out of E
gypt : and the house of Jacob Balas, from among the strange peo- Tenor,
ple, 2. Juda was his Sanctuary: and Israel his tenor.
dominion. 3. The sea faw that and fled : Jordan was
driven back. 4. The mountains skipped like rams ; and
the little hills like young sheep. 5.
What aileth thee, O thou sea, that thou fleddest: and thou Jordan, that thou
waft driven back? 6, Ye mountains, that ye skipped like rams: and ye
little hills, like young sheep?
the LORD : at the presence of the Gon
Two Balles, Tenor, Contra. tenor,
R E v. I.
Rev. xix. 1. and I heard a great voice of much people in heaven, saying, Hallelujah ; salvation, and glory, and honour, and power unto the LORD our
God. 2, 3. For true and righteous are his judg
ments: and again they said, Hallelujah. 4. And the four and twenty elders, and
the four beasts fell down, and worshipped God that sat on the throne, saying,
Amen ; and again they said, Hallelujah. 5.
And a voice came out of the throne, faying, Praise our God, all ye his 'ser
that fear him, both small
6. And I heard, as it were, the voice of a
great multitude, and as the voice of many waters, and as the voice of mighty thundrings, saying, Hallelujah : For the
LORD God omnipotent reigneth. 7. Let us be glad and rejoice, and give
honour to him ; for the marriage of the Lamb is come. Hallelujah,
Three Sing unto God, and sing praises Voices. unto his name: magnify him that Bass,
Tenor, rideth upon the heavens, as it were upon Contra. an horse, praise him in his Name, yea, tenor.
and rejoice before him. 17. The chariots of God are twenty thou
sand, even thousands of Angels: and the LORD is among them, as in the holy
place of Sinai. 18. Thou art gone up on high, thou hast led
captivity captive, and received gifts for men; even for thine enemies, that the LORD God might dwell among them.
O fing unto, &c. 19. Praised be the LORD daily: even the
God who helpeth us, and poureth his
whom cometh falvation: God is the
Rev. VII. 9. I can
no man could number, of all nations, Twa and kindreds, and people, which stood be-Tenor,
Bafles, fore the throne, cloathed with white robes, Contraand palms were in their hands.
9. I beheld, and lo, &e.
Hallelujah; falvation to our God, which
sitteth on the throne, and unto the Lamb. 13. And I heard a voice, saying, What are
these, which are arrayed in white robes ?
and whence came they?
great tribulation, and have washed their
Therefore are they before the throne
1. And all the Angels who food round
the throne, and the elders, with the four
worshipped God saying, Hallelujah :
thanksgiving, and honour, and power,
and known me; thou knowest my
2. Thou art about my path, and about
my bed : and spiest out all my ways. 3. For lo, there is not a word in my tongue :
but thou, O LORD, knowest it altoge
ther. 4. Thou hast fashioned me behind and be
fore: and laid thine hand upon me. 5.
Such knowledge is too wonderful and ex
cellent for me : I cannot attain unto it. 6. Whither shall I go then from thy Spix rit; or whither shall I
then from thy presence ?
up into heaven, thou art there ; if I
go down to hell, thou art there also. 8. If I take the wings of the morning : and
remain in the uttermoft parts of the sea ; Even there also shall thy hand lead me :
and thy right hand shall hold me, 10. If I say, Peradventure the darkness shall
cover me; then shall my night be turned
to day I, O LORD, &C. 13.
I will give thanks unto thee, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvellous are thy works, and that my soul knoweth right well.
7. If I climb