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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

Antiphon:
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

Timeline

Instances

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

Text

The Hymnal 1982 #S196

Worship (3rd ed.) #22

Worship (3rd ed.) #90

Worship (4th ed.) #24

Worship (4th ed.) #127

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