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J.S. Bach Loving Shepherd (Ps. 23)

Arranger
Mark Schweizer
Categories
Anthems, Communion Anthems, Psalms and Canticles
Instrument(s)
Keyboard [organ/piano]
Voicing
SATB
Original Publication
Sewanee Composer's Project MMVI - Vol. 13
Difficulty
Moderately Easy
Suggested Uses(s)
Description

Arranged from Bach's Cantata 208 (the Wedding Cantata - the famous "Sheep may safely graze") with a new text based on the 23rd psalm. 2-part or SATB choir with organ. Also available as SA(B).

Loving shepherd, comfort and guide us,
Keep us in thy tender care.
And in thy mercy stay beside us,
Safely thy lambs now gather,
Bring us in faith together,
And thy pastures now prepare.

And when I walk with darkness around me,
Thou art near and I will fear no ill.
So with thy love and kindness surround me,
Goodness and mercy bringing,
From living water springing,
Lord of Love grant me thy comfort still.

Contact

Mark Schweizer
P.O. Box 249
Tryon, North Carolina 28782
Phone 828.859.0323
Toll Free 877.822.0304

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