by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

O God, the proud are risen against me
Language: English 
O God, the proud are risen against me
and the assembly of violent men
which have not thee before their eyes,
seek after my soul.
But thou, O Lord, art a pitiful God,
and a merciful God
slow to anger,
and great in goodness and truth.

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Set in a modified version by William Byrd.


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This text was added to the website: 2014-06-23
Line count: 8
Word count: 46