Song of Farewell

Text Information

First Line: Saints of God, come to his/her aid!
Title: Song of Farewell
Source: Order of Christian Funerals
Refrain First Line: Receive his/her soul
Copyright: © 1985, ICEL

Tune

[Saints of God come to his/her aid]


ASSURANCE (Knapp)

The eight phrases of ASSURANCE use, with just one slight variation in the second phrase, the same rhythmic pattern throughout, sung over a static bass line. Sing in parts. Observe a moderate pace for the slow-moving harmony. ASSURANCE is one of the several tunes composed for Crosby’s text by Phoeb…

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (4)TextImageAudioScoreFlexscore
Gather (3rd ed.) #163Image
Gather Comprehensive #862Text
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #120
Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #94



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