The Lamentation (John Farmer)
- Editor: André Vierendeels (submitted 2016-09-17). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 59 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
First published: 1561
Original text and translations
O, Lord, turn not away thy face from him that lieth prostate,
lamenting sore his sinful life before thy mercy gate,
which gate thou openest wide to those,
that do lament their sin,
shut not that gate against me, Lord, but let me enter in.