May saints and angels lead you on

Translator: ICEL

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First Line: May saints and angels lead you on
Translator: ICEL (1985)
Language: English
Copyright: © 1985, ICEL



TALLIS CANON is one of nine tunes Thomas Tallis (PHH 62) contributed to Matthew Parker's Psalter (around 1561). There it was used as a setting for Psalm 67. In the original tune the melody began in the tenor, followed by the soprano, and featured repeated phrases. Thomas Ravenscroft (PHH 59) publish…

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This tune is likely the work of the composer named here, but has also been attributed to others as shown in the instances list below. According to the Handbook to the Baptist Hymnal (1992), Old 100th first appeared in the Genevan Psalter, and "the first half of the tune contains phrases which may ha…

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Worship (4th ed.) #201
Worship: a hymnal and service book for Roman Catholics (3rd ed.) #177