478b. I bind unto myself today

Text Information
First Line: I bind unto myself today
Author (attributed to): St Patrick, c. 389-c.461
Translator: Cecil Francis Alexander, 1818-95
Publication Date: 1999
Meter: 88.88 trochaic
Scripture: Matthew 5:7-10; Matthew 28:11-20; John 10:11-16; John 15:1-5; Acts 19:11-20; Ephesians 3:14-17; Ephesians 3:20-21; Ephesians 6:10-17; Ephesians 6:18-20; Colossians 3:1-14; 1 Thessalonians 5:8-11; Hebrews 2:1-4; 1 Peter 5:6-11
Source: 'St Patrick's Breastplate' Gaelic 5th-7th cent.
Tune Information
Meter: 88.88 trochaic
Key: G Major
Source: Adapted from an Irish traditional melody

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