Hymn of Praise: No. 7 - The night is departing (Felix Mendelssohn)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2013-04-25). Score information: A4, 12 pages, 172 kB Copyright: CPDL
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- Editor: Michael Gibson (submitted 2004-05-11). Score information: A4, 18 pages, 816 kB Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: #7 of 10 sections, Final movement of symphony, complete piano-vocal score also available.
Title: Hymn of Praise: #7 - The Night is departing
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
Source of text: Romans 13:12
Original text and translations
The night is departing, the day is approaching.
Therefore let us cast off the works of darkness,
and let us gird on the armour of light.
The day is approaching, the night is departing.