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Published in 23 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Tune Information

Incipit: 53127 11755 56543
Key: e minor
Source: Himmlische Harmony, Mainz, 1628; Old German
Copyright: Public Domain


O Darkest Woe

O watch and pray, My soul, the way

O sorrow deep!

O sorrow deep!
Who would not weep
with heartfelt pain and sighing!
God the Father's only Son
in the tomb is lying.

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Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #370
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #4768
Text: O Darkest Woe
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #6232
Text: So Rest-My Rest!
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #9696
Text: Thou who has blest my soul with rest
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)


Instances (1 - 13 of 13)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #88
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #370ScoreAudio
Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #137Text
Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #332TextPage Scan
Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #516TextPage Scan
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #173
Lutheran Service Book #448
Lutheran Worship #122
Small Church Music #1780Audio
Small Church Music #3468Audio
The Cyber Hymnal #4768TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #6232TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #9696TextScoreAudio
Include 10 pre-1979 instances
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