Benedicite (George F. Bristow)

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  • CPDL #10251:   
Editor: Douglas Walczak (submitted 2005-11-26).   Score information: A4, 2 pages, 48 kB   Copyright: Personal
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Title: Benedicite
Composer: George F. Bristow

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

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

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Original text and translations

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Oh all ye boys and girls, Bless ye the Lord, praise Him, and magnify Him for ever.
Oh all ye blossoms and buds, Bless ye the Lord…
O ye flowers and fruits, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye shells of ocean, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye spirits of blessed infants, beholding the face of God always, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye birds and butterflies, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye diamonds and pearls, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye bright colors of the rainbow, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye blue and golden clouds of heaven, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye oaks, and maples in gay apparel of autumn, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye nuts and acorns, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye mosses and ferns, Bless ye the Lord…
O ye rivers and springs, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye raindrops and snowflakes, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye sunny days and moonlight nights, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye hemlocks, and pines keeping green all the winter, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh ye Christmas trees, and Easter lilies, Bless ye the Lord…
Oh all ye beautiful things of earth and heaven, Bless ye the Lord…
Glory be to the Father and to the Son, and to the Holy Ghost
As it was in the beginning, is now and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.