At the sepulchre (Herbert Walter Wareing)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2020-09-15). Score information: A4, 11 pages, 160 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
Title: At the sepulchre
Composer: Herbert Walter Wareing
Source of text: Mark 16:1-2, 5-7; Romans 6:9-10; Matthew 11:28 & I Cor. 15:57
First published: 1894 Novello's Octavo Anthems no.456
Original text and translations
Mark 16:1 And when the sabbath was past, Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James, and Salome, had bought sweet spices, that they might come and anoint him.
Mark 16:2 And very early in the morning the first day of the week, they came unto the sepulchre at the rising of the sun.
Mark 16:5 And entering into the sepulchre, they saw a young man sitting on the right side, clothed in a long white garment; and they were affrighted.
Mark 16:6a And he saith unto them, Be not affrighted: Ye seek Jesus of Nazareth, which was crucified: he is risen; he is not here.
Mark 16:7 But go your way, tell his disciples and Peter that he goeth before you into Galilee: there shall ye see him, as he said unto you.
Romans 6:9 Christ being raised from the dead dieth no more; death hath no more dominion over him.
Romans 6:10 For in that he died, he died unto sin once: but in that he liveth, he liveth unto God.
Matthew 11:28 Come unto Him, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and He will give you rest.
I Corinth. 15:57 But thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.