This is the day (Bruce Steane)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2021-07-16). Score information: A4, 15 pages, 353 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
First published: 1902 The Musical Times no.735
Description: A coronation and general thanksgiving anthem
Original text and translations
Ps.118:24 This is the day which the Lord hath made: we will rejoice and be glad in it.
Ps.84:9 Behold, O God our defender: and look upon the face of Thine anointed.
Ps.61:6a Grant the King a long life:
Ps.21:7b and make him glad with the joy of Thy countenance.
Ps.113:2 Blessed be the Name of the Lord: from this time forth for evermore.