Even like the hunted hind The waterbrooks desire, E'en thus my soul, that fainting is, To thee would fain aspire. My soul did thirst to God, to God of Life and Grace. It said e'en thus: when shall I come To see God's lively face?
- by Matthew Parker, Archbishop (1504 - 1575), first published 1567 [an adaptation] [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Thomas Tallis (c1505 - 1585), "Even like the hunted hind", 1567 [chorus], from [Nine] Tunes for Archbishop Parker's Psalter, no. 5 [ sung text checked 1 time]
Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:
- Also set in English, a translation by John Hopkins , appears in The Scottish Psalter of 1635 [an adaptation] GER ; composed by Gary Bachlund.
- Also set in English, a translation by Bible or other Sacred Texts [an adaptation] GER ; composed by John Linton Gardner, Georg Friedrich Händel.
- Also set in English, a translation by Bible or other Sacred Texts , "Psalm 42" GER ; composed by Frances Allitsen, née Bumpus.
- Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Martin Luther (1483 - 1546) , "Psalm 41 (42)" ENG ENG ENG ENG ; composed by Frances Allitsen, née Bumpus.
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This text was added to the website: 2014-09-11
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