665. As Morning Dawns (Psalm 5)

Text Information
First Line: As morning dawns, Lord, hear our cry
Title: As Morning Dawns (Psalm 5)
Author: Fred R. Anderson (1986)
Meter: LM
Language: English
Publication Date: 2013
Scripture: ;
Topic: Celebrating Time; Guidance; Hope (3 more...)
Copyright: © 1986 Fred R. Anderson
Tune Information
Composer: William Knapp (1738)
Meter: LM
Key: A Major
Notes: Alternate harmonization, 320

Text Information:

This paraphrase of Psalm 5 emphasizes shared human experience by beginning with the common hope that a new day offers new opportunities and by recasting the lone psalmist’s voice into plural expressions. The tune is named for the composer’s birthplace in Dorset, England.

Audio recording: Audio (MP3)
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