The morning stars sang together (John Stainer)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2020-08-16). Score information: A4, 18 pages, 203 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
Title: The morning stars sang together
Composer: John Stainer
Source of text: Job 38:7; Luke 2:11 & Isaiah 66:10,12
First published: 1878 Novello's Octavo Anthems no.86
Description: Written in 1858. Mainly SATB, with SATTB in the central section.
Original text and translations
Job 38:7 The morning stars sang together, and all the sons of God shouted for joy.
Luke 2:11 For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.
Is. 66:10 Rejoice ye with Jerusalem, and be glad with her, all ye that love her: rejoice for joy with her, all ye that mourn for her:
Is. 66:12a For thus saith the Lord, Behold, I will extend peace to her like a river, and the glory of the Gentiles as a flowing stream: