Great is the Lord (Edwin Augustus Sydenham)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2020-12-13). Score information: A4, 13 pages, 294 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
Title: Great is the Lord
Composer: Edwin Augustus Sydenham
Source of text: Psalm 145:3, 15-17; Psalm 62:8
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred, Anthem for Harvest
First published: 1905 Novello's Octavo Anthems no.813
Original text and translations
Ps.145:3 Great is the Lord, and marvellous worthy to be praised: there is no end of his greatness.
Ps.145:15 The eyes of all wait upon thee, O Lord: and thou givest them their meat in due season.
Ps.145:16 Thou openest thine hand: and fillest all things living with plenteousness.
Ps.145:17 The Lord is righteous in all his ways: and holy in all his works.
Ps.62:8 O put your trust in him alway, ye people: pour out your hearts before him, for God is our hope.