G.F. Handel: "O Come Let Us Sing Unto the Lord" HWV 253 (Chandos Anthem 8)
1. Sinfonia
2. Chorus
O come, let us sing unto the Lord,   ,
let us heartily rejoice in the strength of our salvation. .
Let us come before his presence with thanksgiving,   
and show ourselves glad in him with psalms. .
For the Lord is a great God,    
and a great King above all gods. --.
3. Aria - T I
O come, let us worship, and fall down,   
and kneel before the Lord our Maker.    - .
For he is the Lord our God,     
and we are the people of his pasture,  
and the sheep of His hand.  .
4. Chorus
Glory and worship are before him,   -
power and honor are in His sanctuary.   .
5. Chorus
Tell it out among the heathen,   
that the Lord is King,
and that he made the world so fast -
it cannot be moved. -.
6. Aria - S
O magnify the Lord, and worship him   
upon his holy hill,
for the Lord our God is holy.     .
7. Aria - T II
The Lord preserveth the souls of the saints,   
he shall deliver them from the hand of the ungodly. .
8. Aria - T III
For look, as high as the heaven is,   
in comparison of the earth, -
so great is his mercy towards them that fear him.    -.
9. Chorus
There is sprung up a light for the righteous,   
and joyful gladness, for such as are true hearted.    - .
Rejoice, in the Lord, ye righteous.