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Psalm 96: Great Is the Lord

O sing a new song to the Lord, sing to the Lord all the earth

Author: The Grail
Published in 21 hymnals

Author: The Grail

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Text Information

First Line: O sing a new song to the Lord, sing to the Lord all the earth
Title: Psalm 96: Great Is the Lord
Author: The Grail
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Great is the Lord, worthy of praise
Publication Date: 1999
Notes: Responsive antiphon to reading of chanting of Psalm 96
Copyright: © 1963, 1993, The Grail, GIA Publications, Inc. agent


[Great is the Lord, worthy of praise]



SONG 67 was published as a setting for Psalm 1 in Edmund Prys's Welsh Llyfr y Psalmau (1621). Erik Routley (PHH 31) suggests that the tune should be ascribed to Prys. Orlando Gibbons (PHH 167) supplied a new bass line for the melody when it was published with a number of his own tunes in George With…

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Instances (1 - 14 of 14)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Catholic Book of Worship III #515
Gather (3rd ed.) #69
Gather Comprehensive #92aPage Scan
Gather Comprehensive #92bPage Scan
Hymnal Supplement 1991 #706a
Hymnal Supplement 1991 #706b
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #54
Worship (4th ed.) #73a
Worship (4th ed.) #73b
Worship (4th ed.) #73c
Worship (4th ed.) #73d
Worship (4th ed.) #73e
Worship (4th ed.) #74
Worship (4th ed.) #188
Include 7 pre-1979 instances
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