What shall it profit a man (George Alexander Macfarren)
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Title: What shall it profit a man
Composer: George Alexander Macfarren
Source of text: Mark 8:36-37
First published: 1866 in Introits for the Holy Days and Seasons of the English Church, no. 48.
Original text and translations
36 What shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?
37 Or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?