by Nahum Tate (1652 - 1715)

The Honour of a Jubilee
Language: English 
Available translation(s): DUT
The day that such a blessing gave
No common festival should be.
What it justly seem'd to crave,
Grant, o grant, and let it have
The honour of a Jubilee.


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive):

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) (Lidy van Noordenburg) , title 1: "Ter ere van een jubileum", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Lidy van Noordenburg

This text was added to the website: 2008-10-20
Line count: 5
Word count: 30