Be glad, O ye righteous (Henry Thomas Smart)

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  • (Posted 2013-12-05)  CPDL #30718:         
Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2013-12-05).   Score information: A4, 10 pages, 152 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Revised files uploaded 10/08/20.

General Information

Title: Be glad, O ye righteous
Composer: Henry Thomas Smart
Source of text: Psalm 32:12, Psalm 30:5 & Psalm 47:1.

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

Language: English
Instruments: Organ

First published: 1882 Novello's Octavo Anthems no.212
Description: SATB chorus with TB soli section.

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Original text and translations

English.png English text

Ps.32:12  Be glad, O ye righteous, and rejoice in the Lord: and be joyful, all ye that are true of heart.
Ps.30:5  For his wrath endures but for a moment, and in his pleasure is life for evermore:
heaviness may endure for a night, but in the morning cometh joy.
Ps.47:1  O clap your hands together, all ye people: O sing unto God with the voice of melody.