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WAYFARING STRANGER

Tune Information

Meter: 9.8.9.8
Incipit: 11554 54311 34413
Key: c minor
Source: American Traditional Melody

Texts

Wayfaring Stranger

Psalm 126: When God First Brought Us Back from Exile


When God first brought us back from exile,
we were as dazed as those who dream.
Then were our mouths brimming with laughter;
joy from our lips gushed like a stream.
The godless cried in envious wonder,
“Look what the Lord has done for them!”
Indeed our God has greatly blessed us;
rejoice and sing, Jerusalem!

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Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #725ScoreAudio
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #437Text InfoFlexscoreAudio
Lift Every Voice and Sing II: an African American hymnal #19Text
Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #55TextAudio
Psalms for All Seasons: a complete Psalter for worship #126AText
Sing! A New Creation #210TextAudioPage Scan
Small Church Music #5824Audio
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #717
The Cyber Hymnal #1632TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #2711TextScoreAudio
The Worshiping Church #774TextPage Scan
Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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