Chandos Anthem no 11: Let God arise
Language: English 
1 Sinfonia

2 Chorus
Let God arise, and let his enemies be scattered;
let them also that hate him, flee before him. (Psalm 68 (67)-2)

3 Tenor
 Like as the smoke vanisheth, so that thou
 drive them away; like as wax melteth at the
 fire, so let the ungodly perish at the presence of
 God. (Psalm 68-3)

4 soprano
 Let the righteous be glad, and rejoice before
 God: let them also be merry and joyful. (Psalm 68 (67)-4)

5 Chorus
 O sing unto God, and sing praises unto his name. (Psalm 68( 67)-5)

6 Chorus
 Praised be the Lord!

7 Chorus
 At thy rebuke, O God, both the chariot and
 the horse are fall'n. (Psalm 76 (75)-7)

8 Chorus
 Blessed be God, Alleluia !


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Researcher for this text: Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2010-02-10
Line count: 21
Word count: 124