For SATB or unison with optional keyboard - part of our Chorister Collection, our series of masterworks that are adapted for use with children or even soloists! Curated and edited by Thom Pavlechko. An anthem from the Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary using the text from the Book of Common Prayer. Suitable for general use.
Thou knowest, Lord, the secrets of our hearts;
shut not Thy merciful ear unto our prayer;
but spare us, Lord most holy,
O God most mighty
O holy and most merciful Savior,
Thou most worthy Judge eternal,
suffer us not at our last hour,
for any pains of death,
to fall from thee. Amen.