By the waters, the waters of Babylon,
we sat down and wept, and wept for Zion.
We remember, we remember, we remember Zion.
|First Line:||By the waters, the waters of Babylon|
|Title:||Psalm 137 (A Responsorial Setting)|
|Topic:||Atheism; Biblical Names and Places: Babylon; Biblical Names and Places: Edom(18 more...)|
|Source:||Evangelical Lutheran Worship (Psalm text)|
|Notes:||Responsorial refrain to reading of Psalm 137. Tone included for chanting.|
|Copyright:||Psalm text © 2006 Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, admin. Augsburg Fortress Publishers|
|Name:||BY THE WATERS|
|Source:||Traditional Jewish melody.|
|Copyright:||Tone © 2011 Faith Alive Christian Resources|
|Notes:||The refrain may be sung in canon. With each return of the refrain, sing more quietly. If vv. 7-9 are included as part of the lection, they may be chanted softly or whispered. The speaking of the psalm may be accompanied by soft humming of the melody.|
|BY THE WATERS OF BABYLON (Presbyterian Hymnal 245)|
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|By the Waters of Babylon|