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Luke 2: Canticle of Simeon (Antiphonal)

Hymn on One License

Lord, now let your servant go in peace

Tune: [Protect us, Lord, as we stay awake] (71333)
Published in 13 hymnals

Representative Text

Mine eyes have seen thy salvation,
which thou hast prepared before
the face of all people.

1. Lord, now lettest thou thy servant
depart in peace, according to thy word;

2. For mine eyes have seen thy salvation,
which thou hast prepared before
the face of all people,

3. To be a light to lighten the Gentiles,
and to be the glory
of thy people Israel. [Ant.]

Glory to the Father, and to the Son,
and to the Holy Spirit:
As it was in the beginning, is now,
and will be for ever. Amen. [Ant.]

Source: The Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #S196



Instances (1 - 13 of 13)

Gather (3rd ed.) #26

Gather Comprehensive #144

Lead Me, Guide Me (2nd ed.) #23

Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #91

Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #1008

RitualSong (2nd ed.) #28

RitualSong #26

RitualSong #212


The Hymnal 1982 #S196

Worship (3rd ed.) #22

Worship (3rd ed.) #90

Worship (4th ed.) #24

Worship (4th ed.) #127

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