3. Wakantanka Taku Nitawa (Many and Great, O god, are Your works)

Text Information
First Line: Watanka taku nitawa (Many and great, O God, are your works)
Title: Wakantanka Taku Nitawa (Many and Great, O god, are Your works)
Lakota Title: Watanka Taku Nitawa
Author: Joseph R. Renville (1842)
Paraphraser: R. Philip Frazier (1929, alt.)
Meter: 9.6.9.9.9.6.
Scripture: 2 Esdras 16:56-60; Jeremiah 10:12-13; Psalm 104:24-25
Topic: Adoration and Praise: God; Eternal Life; God: Works in Creation3 more...
Source: Dakota hymn
Language: Lakota, English
Notes: For another translations, see 341
Tune Information
Name: LACQUIPARLE
Adapter: Joseph R. Renville (1842)
Harmonizer: James R. Murray (1877)
Meter: 9.6.9.9.9.6.
Key: d minor
Source: Native American melody (Dakota)



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