1 Sing a new song to Jehovah,
for he wondrous things hath wrought;
his right hand and arm most holy
victory to him hav brought.
2 Lo! the Lord his great salvation
openly hath now made known;
in the sight of every nations
he his righteousness has shown.
3 Mindful of his truth and mercy
he to Israel’s house hath been;
and the Lord our God's salvation
all the ends of earth have seen.
4 All the earth sing to Jehovah!
shout aloud! sing and rejoice!
With the harp sing to Jehovah!
with the harp and tuneful voice.
5 Sound he trumpets and the cornet,
shout before the Lord the King;
sea, and all its fulness, thunder;
earth, and all its people, sing.
6 Let the rivers in their gladness
clap their hands with one accord;
let the mountains sing together
joyfully before the Lord.
7 For to judge the earth he cometh;
and with righteousness shall he
judge the world, and all the nations
with most perfect equity.
STUTTGART was included in Psalmodia Sacra (1715), one of the most significant hymnals of the early sixteenth century [sic: eighteenth century]. Christian F. Witt (b. Altenburg, Germany, e. 1660; d. Altenburg, 1716) was an editor and compiler of that collection; about 100 (of the 774) tunes in that c…