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42. Your Faithfulness, O Lord, Is Sure (Psalm 145)

Text Information
First Line: Your faithfulness, O Lord, is sure
Title: Your Faithfulness, O Lord, Is Sure (Psalm 145)
Author: Joy F. Patterson (1989)
Meter: LM
Language: Latin
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: ; ;
Topic: Care of Creation; Creation; Faithfulness (3 more...)
Copyright: © 1990 Joy F. Patterson
Tune Information
Name: WINCHESTER NEW
Harmonizer: William Henry Havergal (1847, alt.)
Meter: LM
Key: B♭ Major
Source: Musikalisches Handbuch, 1690


Text Information:

This paraphrase of verses from the latter part of Psalm 145 celebrates God’s providential care for all creation, especially for those in any need or trouble. This anonymous German tune was apparently introduced to English hymnody by John Wesley in a 1742 music collection.


Media
Audio recording: Audio (MP3)
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