1. Lo; all ye servants of the Lord,
Who nightly stand, and wait,
Attending in his sacred house,
2. Bless ye the Lord, lift up your hands
Within his holy place;
The Lord, who heaven, and earth,hath made,
Thee out of Sion bless.
John Barnard, born in Boston, Nov. 6, 1681; in 1752 made a version of psalms with the music; settled at Marblehead; introduced new music ther; died Jan 14, 1770, aged 89.
A Dictionary of Musical Information by John W. Moore, Boston: Oliver, Ditson & Company, 1876
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