Psalm 51: Have Mercy, Lord

Author: Grail

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Text Information

First Line: Have mercy on me, God, in your kindness (The Grail)
Title: Psalm 51: Have Mercy, Lord
Original Language: Latin
Author: Grail
Meter: Irregular
Language: English; Latin
Refrain First Line: The sacrifice You accept, O God
Copyright: © 1963, 1993 The Grail, GIA Publications, Inc. agent; © 1963, The Grail

Tune

PARCE DOMINE


[Have mercy Lord, cleans me from all my sins) (Gelineau)


WONDROUS LOVE (Southern Harmony)

WONDROUS LOVE was first set to this text in William Walker's (PsH 44) second edition of Southern Harmony (1840). Publication of the hymn in B. F. White's The Sacred Harp (1844) further promoted the combination of text and tune. The meter of "What Wondrous Love" derives from an old English ballad abo…

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Catholic Book of Worship III #364a
Catholic Book of Worship III #364b
Gather (3rd ed.) #52
Gather Comprehensive #55
Gather Comprehensive #383Page Scan
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #39
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #40
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #412Page Scan
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #196
Worship (4th ed.) #460
Worship: a hymnal and service book for Roman Catholics (3rd ed.) #416Page Scan



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