Out of the depths have I cried unto...
Language: English  after the Latin 
Out of the depths have I cried unto thee, O LORD!
Lord, hear my voice! Hear my voice!Let thine ears
be attentive to the voice of my supplications.
If thou, LORD, shouldst mark iniquities, O LORD, who shall stand?
I wait for the LORD, my doth soul doth wait
my soul waiteth for the LORD more than they that watch for
the morning, I say, more than they that watch for the morning.

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  • by Alan Hovhaness (1911 - 2000), "Anabasis", alternate title: "Out of the Depths (Psalm CXXX -- A Song of Ascents) ", op. 141 (1938), published 1955, rev. 1959, speaker, soprano, bass, SATB chorus, and orchestra [ sung text checked 1 time]

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Researcher for this text: Jean Nandi

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Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:26
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