L'Envoy (Simon Biazeck)

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  • (Posted 2016-03-16)  CPDL #38916:       
Editor: Simon Biazeck (submitted 2016-03-16).   Score information: A4, 6 pages, 125 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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General Information

Title: L'Envoy
Composer: Simon Biazeck
Lyricist: George Herbert

Number of voices: 3vv   Voicing: SAB
Genre: SacredAnthem

Language: English
Instruments: Organ

First published: 2011
Description: This setting uses selected lines. The repeat of lines 1 - 6 at b. 37 to the end is not part of the original poem. The full text may be found at the following link: http://allpoetry.com/L'Envoy

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Original text and translations

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King of glorie, King of peace,
With the one make warre to cease;
With the other blesse thy sheep,
Thee to love, in thee to sleep.

Let not Sinne devoure thy fold,
Bragging that thy bloud is cold,
That thy flesh hath lost his food,
And thy Crosse is common wood.