Now there is at Jerusalem a pool which is called Bethesda. Around it lay a multitude of invalids, blind, lame, malformed, waiting for the moving of the water: For an angel went down at a certain season into the pool, and troubled the water: whosoever then first after the troubling of the water stepped in was made whole of whatsoever disease he had.
- by Bible or other Sacred Texts , John 5:2-4 KJV [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 Dominick Argento (1927 - 2019), "The lesson", 2006-7 [reciter], from Evensong: Of Love and Angels, no. 4. [ sung text checked 1 time]
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