Let Thy salvation be my joy, Confirm me with the spirit of grace, Let the sadness not my soul annoy, For pensive thoughts too much take place: O let my comfort still reside, In Christ who for my sin hath died.
- by William Leighton, Sir (c1565 - 1622) [author's text checked 1 time 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 Robert Jones (fl. 1597-1615), "Let Thy salvation be my joy", published 1614 [four-part chorus a cappella], in the collection The teares or lamentacions of a sorrowfull soule, in Songs of 4 Parts [text verified 1 time]
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This text was added to the website: 2009-08-12
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Word count: 41