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From Out the Depths I Cry

From out the depths I cry, O Lord, to Thee

Tune: SANDON (Purday)
Published in 8 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Representative Text

1 From out the depths I cry, O Lord, to thee;
Lord, hear my call.
I love thee, Lord, for thou dost heed my plea,
forgiving all.
If thou dost mark our sins, who then shall stand?
But grace and mercy dwell at thy right hand.

2 I wait for God, the Lord, and on his Word
my hope relies;
my soul still waits and looks unto the Lord
till light arise.
I look for him to drive away my night,
yea, more than watchmen look for morning light.

3 Hope in the Lord, ye waiting saints, and he
will well provide;
for mercy and redemption full and free
with him abide.
From sin and evil, mighty though they seem,
his arm almighty will his saints redeem.


Source: Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #552

Text Information

First Line: From out the depths I cry, O Lord, to Thee
Title: From Out the Depths I Cry
Meter: 10.4.10.4.10.10
Language: English
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #1603
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)

Common Praise (1998) #542

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #1603

TextPage Scan

Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #552

Trinity Psalter Hymnal #130B

Include 4 pre-1979 instances
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