As pants the hart for streams of living waterTune: CONSOLATION (Mendelssohn)
Published in 3 hymnals
1 As pants the hart for streams of living water,
So longs my soul, O living God, for Thee;
I thirst for Thee, for Thee my heart is yearning;
When shall I come Thy gracious face to see?
2 O Lord my God, o'erwhelmed in deep affliction,
Far from Thy rest, to Thee I lift my soul;
Deep calls to deep and storms of trouble thunder,
While o'er my head the waves and billows roll.
3 Thou wilt command Thy servant's consolation,
Thy loving-kindness yet shall cheer my day,
And in the night Thy song shall be my comfort;
God of my life, to Thee I still will pray.
4 Why, O my soul, art thou cast down within me,
Why art thou troubled and oppressed with grief?
Hope thou in God, the God of thy salvation,
Hope, and thy God will surely send relief.
The Psalter: with responsive readings, 1912
|Instances (3)||First Line||Text Title||Refrain First Line||Authors||Composers||Meter||Scripture||Tune Title||Tune Key||Incipit||Languages||Publication Date|
|Psalter Hymnal (Blue) #76||As pants the hart for streams of living water||As Pants the Hart for Streams||Felix Mendelssohn, 1809-1847||220.127.116.11||Psalm 42||FELIX (RAYNOLDS)||E Flat Major||English||1976|
|The Psalter: with responsive readings #115||As pants the hart for streams of living water||Longing After God||Joseph Barnby||Psalm 42||SANDRINGHAM||E Flat Major||English||1912|
|The Psalter: with responsive readings #117||As pants the hart for streams of living water||Our Support Amidst Distress||Mendelssohn||Psalm 42||RAYNOLDS||E Flat Major||English||1912|