God grant we grace, he us embrace. In gentle part bless he our heart. With loving face shine he in place. His mercies all on us to fall. That we thy way may know all day, While we do sail this world so frail. Thy health’s reward is nigh declared, As plain as eye all Gentiles spy.
- 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), "God grant we grace", 1567 [chorus], from [Nine] Tunes for Archbishop Parker's Psalter, no. 8 [ sung text checked 1 time]
Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:
- Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , "Psalm 67" [an adaptation] GER GER ; composed by Colin Hand.
- Also set in English, a translation by Bible or other Sacred Texts DUT GER GER ; composed by Christopher Tye.
- Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ENG ENG ENG ; composed by Carl Gottlieb Hering.
Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]
This text was added to the website: 2014-09-11
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Word count: 57