15. But the righteous live for evermore, their reward also is with the Lord, and the care of them is with the most High. 16. Therefore shall they receive a glorious kingdom, and a beautiful crown from the Lord's hand: for with his right hand shall he cover them, and with his arm shall he protect them.
- by Bible or other Sacred Texts , Solomon 5:15-16 [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 Oliveria Louisa Prescott (1842 - 1919), "The righteous live for ever more", subtitle: "Text from Wisdom of Solomon 5:15-16", published 1876?7 [four-part chorus a cappella], London : Stanley Lucas & Weber [text not verified]
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