420. Lord, to You My Soul Is Lifted (Psalm 25)

Text Information
First Line: Lord, to you my soul is lifted
Title: Lord, to You My Soul Is Lifted (Psalm 25)
Author: Stanley Wiersma (1980)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: 8.7.8.7.7.8.7.8
Scripture: Psalm 25; Deuteronomy 4:31; Nehemiah 9:31
Topic: Confession; Forgiveness; God's Covenant with Israel2 more...
Language: English
Copyright: © 1987 Faith Alive Christian Resources
Tune Information
Name: GENEVAN 25
Composer: Louis Bourgeois (1551)
Harmonizer: Howard Slenk (1985)
Meter: 8.7.8.7.7.8.7.8
Key: G Major or modal
Copyright: Harm. © 1987 Faith Alive Christian Resources


Text Information:

Because this 20th-century English paraphrase of Psalm 25 was created for a 16th-century tune for a French version of the psalm, these lines are organized by meter rather than by rhyme. Combining elements from different eras testifies to the continuity of Reformed tradition.


Media
Audio recording: Audio (MP3)
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