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777. How Long, O Lord (Psalm 13)

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Text Information
First Line: How long, o Lord, will you forget
Title: How Long, O Lord (Psalm 13)
Author: Barbara Woollett (1990)
Language: English
Publication Date: 2013
Topic: Grief; Healing; Lament (2 more...)
Copyright: © 1990 The Jubilate Group (admin. Hope Publishing Company)
Tune Information
Composer: Christopher Norton (1990)
Key: d minor
Copyright: © 1993 HarperCollins Religious (admin. U.S.A. and Canada Music Services)

Text Information:

This paraphrase of Psalm 13 convincingly captures the psalm’s initial sense of self-centered desperation. Then, like sunlight breaking through clouds of despair, this mood is suddenly dispelled by an awareness of God’s mercy and love, which is so much greater than we can imagine.

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