Now, saith the Lord, turn ye (George Alexander Macfarren)
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Title: Now, saith the Lord, turn ye
Composer: George Alexander Macfarren
Source of text: Joel 2:12-13
First published: 1866 in Introits for the Holy Days and Seasons of the English Church, no. 12.
Original text and translations
12 [Therefore also] Now, saith the Lord, turn ye even to me with all your heart,
and with fasting, and with weeping, and with mourning:
13 And rend your heart, and not your garments, and turn unto the Lord your God:
for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and repenteth him of the evil.