My Lord my God in all distresse (Thomas Ravenscroft)

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Editor: Christian Mondrup (submitted 2002-12-21).   Score information: A4, 2 pages, 18 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Scroll down to My Lord my God in all distresse image (Psalm 71).

General Information

Title: My Lord my God in all distresse
Composer: Thomas Ravenscroft

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredHymn

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1621 in The Whole Booke of Psalmes (Thomas Ravenscroft), no. 87

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Original text and translations

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My Lord my God in all distresse
my hope is all in thee:
Then let no shame my soule oppresse,
nor one take hold on mee.
As thou art just, defend me Lord,
and rid me out of dread:
Give eare and to my sute accord,
and send me helpe at need.