Psalm 121

Full Text

Response: (Funerals and Memorial Services)
The righteous live for ever,
their reward is with the Lord.

Source: The United Methodist Hymnal #844c

Text Information

First Line: The righteous live forever
Title: Psalm 121
Refrain First Line: The righteous live forever


MUNICH (Mendelssohn)

MUNICH has a colorful history. Traces of it run as far back as 1593 in the Dresden, Germany, Gesangbuch in conjunction with the text 'Wir Christenleut." A version from a Meiningen Gesangbuch (1693) is still used in Lutheranism for "O Gott, du frommer Gott." Felix Mendelssohn's adaptation of that tun…

Go to tune page >