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George Frideric Handel

MESSIAH

1741

Vocal parts

Based upon the Deutsche Hndelgesellschaft Edition


Edited by Frideric Chrysander

Copyright 2009 Nicolas Sceaux


Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License
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TABLE DES MATIRES

Part I
1-1 Sinfonia 4
1-2 Recitative: Comfort ye, my people (tenor) 4
1-3 Air: Every valley shall be exhalted (tenor) 4
1-4 Chorus: And the glory of the Lord 6
1-5 Recitative: Thus saith the Lord of Hosts (bass) 10
1-6 Air: But who may abide the day of His coming (contr alto) 10
1-7 Chorus: And He shall purify the sons of Levi 12
1-8 Recitative: Behold, a virgin shall conceive (contr alto) 16
1-9 Air: O thou that tellest good tidings (contr alto) 16
1-10 Chorus: O thou that tellest good tidings 17
1-11 Recitative: For, behold! darkness shall cover (bass) 19
1-12 Air: The people that walked in darkness (bass) 19
1-13 Chorus: For unto us a child is born 20
1-14 Pifa 26
1-15 Recitative: There were sheperds abiding (soprano) 26
1-16 Recitative: And lo! the angel of the Lord (soprano) 26
1-17 Recitative: And the angel said unto them (soprano) 26
1-18 Recitative: And suddenly there was with the angel (soprano) 26
1-19 Chorus: Glory to God in the highest 27
1-20 Air: Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion (soprano) 29
1-21 Recitative: Then shall the eyes of the blind (alto) 30
1-22 Air: He shall feed His flock (alto, soprano) 30
1-23 Chorus: His yoke is easy, His burthen 31

Part II
2-1 Chorus: Behold the Lamb of God! 35
2-2 Air: He was despised and rejected (alto) 37
2-3 Chorus: Surely He hath borne our griefs 38
2-4 Chorus: All we like sheep have gone 41
2-5 Recitative: All they that see Him (tenor) 45
2-6 Chorus: He trusted in God that He would 46
2-7 Recitative: Thy rebuke hath broken (tenor) 50
2-8 Air: Behold, and see if there be (tenor) 51
2-9 Recitative: He was cut off out of the land (tenor) 51
2-10 Air: But thou didst not leave (tenor) 51
2-11 Chorus: Lift up your heads, O ye gates 52
2-12 Recitative: Unto which of the angels (tenor) 56
2-13 Chorus: Let all the angels of God worship 57
2-14 Air: Thou art gone up on high (alto) 59
2-15 Chorus: The Lord gave the word 60
2-16 Air: How beautiful are the feet (soprano) 62
2-17 Chorus: Their sound is gone out into all lands 62
2-18 Air: Why do the nations so furiously (bass) 65
2-19 Chorus: Let us break their bonds 66
2-20 Recitative: He that dwelleth in heaven (tenor) 70
2-21 Air: Thou shalt break them with a rod (tenor) 70
2-22 Chorus: Hallelujah 70
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Part III
3-1 Air: I know that my Redeemer liveth (soprano) 76
3-2 Chorus and soli: Since by man came death 77
3-3 Recitative: Behold, I tell you a mistery (bass) 79
3-4 Air: The trumpet shall sound (bass) 79
3-5 Recitative: Then shall be brought to pass (contr alto) 80
3-6 Duet: O death! where is thy string? (contr alto and tenor) 81
3-7 Chorus: But thanks be to God 82
3-8 Air: If God be for us (soprano) 86
3-9 Chorus: Worthy is the Lamb 87
3-10 Chorus: Amen 92
PART I
1-1 SINFONIA
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1-2 Recitative: Comfort ye, my people (tenor)

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Com fort ye! com fort ye my peo ple!

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Com fort ye, com fort ye my peo ple! saith your God, saith your God.

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ru sa lem, and cry un to her that her war fare, her war fare is ac

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com plish d,  that her i ni qui ty is par don d,  that her i ni qui ty is par

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pare ye the way of the Lord, make straight in the de sert a high way for our God.

1-3 Air: Every valley shall be exhalted (tenor)

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shall be ex al

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low, the croo ked straight, and the rough pla ces plain,

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the croo ked straight, the croo ked


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straight, and the rough pla ces plain,

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and the rough pla ces plain. Ev  ry val ley, ev  ry val ley

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shall be ex al

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ted, ev  ry val ley,

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ev  ry val ley shall be ex al

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ted, and ev ry moun tain and hill made low,
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croo ked straight, the croo ked straight, the croo ked straight, and the

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rough pla ces plain, and the rough pla ces plain, and the rough pla ces plain,

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the croo ked straight, and the rough pla ces plain.
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1-4 Chorus: And the glory of the Lord

 
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And the glo ry, the glory of the

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And the glo ry, the glory of the

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Lord shall be re vea led.

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see it to ge ther, and all flesh, and all flesh shall see it to ge ther,

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glory of the Lord, and all flesh shall see it to ge ther, the mouth


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glory of the Lord, and all flesh shall see it, shall see it to ge ther,

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1-5 Recitative: Thus saith the Lord of Hosts (bass)

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shake the heav ns and the earth, the sea and the dry land,


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all na tions; I ll shake the heav ns, the earth, the sea, the dry lands, all na tions, I ll shake,
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whom ye de light in, be hold he shall come, saith the Lord of Hosts.

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stand when He ap pear eth, when He ap pear eth?

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1-7 Chorus: And He shall purify the sons of Levi

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un to the Lord an of fer ing in righ teous ness, in righ teous ness.

       
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un to the Lord an of fer ing in righ teous ness, in righ teous ness.


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un to the Lord an of fer ing in righ teous ness, in righ teous ness.
16 MESSIAH
1-8 Recitative: Behold, a virgin shall conceive (contr alto) 

  
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and shall call his name E ma nu el, GOD WITH US.

1-9 Air: O thou that tellest good tidings (contr alto) 

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CONTR ALTO

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O! thou that tell est good ti dings to Zi on, get thee up in to the high

            
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moun tain! O! thou that tell est good ti dings to Zi on, get thee up in to the high


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moun tain, get thee up in to the high moun

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tain. O! thou that tell est good ti dings to Je ru sa lem, lift

     
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up thy voice with strength, lift it up, be not a fraid, say un to the ci ties of Ju dah,

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say un to the ci ties of Ju dah, Be hold your God, be hold your God! say un to the ci ties of

  
   
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Ju dah, Be hold your God, be hold your God, be hold your God!

                 
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O! thou that tell est good ti dings to Zi on, a rise, shine, for thy light is come,

    
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a rise, a rise, a rise, shine, for thy light is come, and the

    
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glo ry of the Lord, the glo ry of the
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Lord is ri sen, is ri sen up on thee, is ri sen, is ri sen up on thee, the


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glo ry, the glo ry, the glo ry of the Lord is ri sen up on thee.
(attacca il Coro.)

1-10 Chorus: O thou that tellest good tidings

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O! thou that tell est good ti dings to Zi on, good ti dings to Je ru sa lem,

    
ALTO   86 f    f
O!


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TENORE






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O! thou that tell est good ti dings to Zi on,

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O! thou that tell est good ti dings to Zi on, good ti dings to Je


   
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O! thou that tell est good ti dings to Zi on, good ti dings to Zi on, a rise, a

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thou that tell est good ti dings to Zi on, to Zi on, a rise, a

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ru sa lem, a rise, a
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rise, say un to the ci ties of Ju dah, be hold your God! be hold! the glo ry of the

              
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rise, say un to the ci ties of Ju dah, be hold your God! be hold! the glo ry of the

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rise, say un to the ci ties of Ju dah, be hold your God! be hold! the glo ry of the

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rise, say un to the ci ties of Ju dah, be hold your God! be hold! the glo ry of the
18 MESSIAH
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Lord is ri sen up on thee. O! thou that tell est good ti dings to Zi on, say

            
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Lord is ri sen up on thee. O! thou that tell est good ti dings to Zi on, say

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Lord is ri sen up on thee. O! thou that tell est good ti dings to Zi on, say

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Lord is ri sen up on thee. O! thou that tell est good ti dings to Zi on, say

 
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un to the ci ties of Ju dah, be hold! be hold! the glo ry of the Lord, of the

       
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un to the ci ties of Ju dah, be hold! be hold! the glo ry of the Lord, of the

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un to the ci ties of Ju dah, be hold! be hold! the glo ry of the Lord, of the

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un to the ci ties of Ju dah, be hold! be hold! the glo ry of the Lord, of the

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Lord, the glo ry of the Lord is ri sen up on thee.

   
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Lord, the glo ry of the Lord is ri sen up on thee.

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Lord, the glo ry of the Lord is ri sen up on thee.

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Lord, the glo ry of the Lord is ri sen up on thee.


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1-11 Recitative: For, behold! darkness shall cover (bass)

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Andante larghetto
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BASSO






For be hold! dark ness shall co ver the earth, and gross dark ness the
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peo ple, and gross dark ness the peo ple: But the Lord shall a rise up
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on thee, and His glo ry shall be seen up on thee, and His glo ry shall be
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seen up on thee, And the Gen tiles shall come to thy light, and kings to the bright ness of thy ri sing.

1-12 Air: The people that walked in darkness (bass)

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Larghetto




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BASSO
The peo ple that walk ed in dark ness, that walk ed in dark

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ness, the peo ple that walk ed, that walk ed in dark ness have seen a great light, have
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seen a great light, the peo ple that walk ed, that walk ed in dark ness have seen a great light.
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18

The peo ple that walk ed, that walk ed in dark ness, that walk ed in dark ness, the
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peo ple that walk ed in dark ness have seen a great light, have seen a great light,
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a great light, have seen a great light. And they that dwell, that
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dwell in the land of the sha dow of death, and they that dwell, that
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dwell in the land, that dwell in the land of the sha dow of death, up on them hath the light
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shi ned, and they that dwell, that dwell in the land of the sha dow of death,
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up on them hath the light shi ned, up on them hath the light shi ned.
20 MESSIAH
1-13 Chorus: For unto us a child is born

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f f   f f f   f
CANTO f
For un to us a child is born, un to us a son is
   
  
6
ALTO

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TENORE 
8

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BASSO

   
10
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gi ven, un to us a son is gi ven, for un to


    


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For un to us a child is born,

    

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un to us a son is gi ven, un to

   

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For un to us a child is born, un to
     
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us a son is gi ven,
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For un to us a child is born,


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us a son is gi ven, un to us a son is
   

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gi ven, un to us a son is gi ven,
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and the go vern ment shall
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un to us a son is gi ven,
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and the go vern ment shall be up on his shoul

   


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be up on his shoul der,

   

 
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der, up on his shoul der, and his name shall be cal led, Won der ful,

              
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and the go vern ment shall be up on his shoul der, and his name shall be cal led, Won der ful,
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and his name shall be cal led, Won der ful,
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and the go vern ment shall be up on his shoul der, and his name shall be cal led, Won der ful,
22 MESSIAH
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Coun sel lor, the migh ty God, the e ver last ing Fa ther, the Prince of Peace.

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Coun sel lor, the migh ty God, the e ver last ing Fa ther, the Prince of Peace. Un to

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Coun sel lor, the migh ty God, the e ver last ing Fa ther, the Prince of Peace.
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Coun sel lor, the migh ty God, the e ver last ing Fa ther, the Prince of Peace.
 
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us a child is born, un to us a son is

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Un to us a child is born,

  
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gi ven, and the go vern ment shall be up on his shoul

     
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Un to us a son is gi ven,
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and his name shall be cal led,

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der, and his name shall be cal led,


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and his name shall be cal led,

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and the go vern ment shall be up on his shoul der, and his name shall be cal led,
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Won der ful, Coun sel lor, the migh ty God, the e ver last ing Fa ther, the

           
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Won der ful, Coun sel lor, the migh ty God, the e ver last ing Fa ther, the

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Won der ful, Coun sel lor, the migh ty God, the e ver last ing Fa ther, the

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Won der ful, Coun sel lor, the migh ty God, the e ver last ing Fa ther, the
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f 

Prince of Peace. For un to us a child is born,

       
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Prince of Peace. For un to

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Prince of Peace. Un to us a child is born,

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Prince of Peace. For un to us a child is born,
 
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un to

    
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us a child is born,

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un to

  
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un to us a son is gi ven,
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us a son is gi ven,

 
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us a son is gi ven, and the go vern ment shall be, shall be up on his

   

24 MESSIAH
 
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and the go vern ment shall be, shall be up on his shoul der,

 
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and the go vern ment shall
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shoul der,

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and the go vern ment shall


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and his name shall be cal led, Won der ful, Coun sel lor,

                
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be up on his shoul der, and his name shall be cal led, Won der ful, Coun sel lor,

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and his name shall be cal led, Won der ful, Coun sel lor,

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be up on his shoul der, and his name shall be cal led, Won der ful, Coun sel lor,
 
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the migh ty God, the e ver last ing Fa ther, Prince of Peace. For un to

           
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the migh ty God, the e ver last ing Fa ther, Prince of Peace. For un to

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the migh ty God, the e ver last ing Fa ther, Prince of Peace. For un to
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the migh ty God, the e ver last ing Fa ther, Prince of Peace. Un to us a child is born, un to
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us a child is born,

    
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us a child is born,

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us a child is born, un to us a son is gi ven, un to
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us a child is born, un to us a son is gi ven, un to


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un to us a son is gi ven, and the

    
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un to us a son is gi ven,

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8
us a son is gi ven, un to us a son is gi ven,

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us a son is gi ven, un to us a son is gi ven,


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go vern ment, the go vern ment shall be up on his shoul der, and the go vern ment shall

              
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and the go vern ment shall be up on his shoul der, and the go vern ment shall

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and the go vern ment, the go vern ment shall

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and the go vern ment, the go vern ment shall


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be up on his shoul der, and his name shall be cal led, Won der ful, Coun sel lor, the migh ty God, the

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be up on his shoul der, and his name shall be cal led, Won der ful, Coun sel lor, the migh ty God, the

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be up on his shoul der, and his name shall be cal led, Won der ful, Coun sel lor, the migh ty God, the
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be up on his shoul der, and his name shall be cal led, Won der ful, Coun sel lor, the migh ty God, the
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e ver last ing Fa ther, the Prince of Peace, the e ver last ing Fa ther, the Prince of Peace.

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e ver last ing Fa ther, the Prince of Peace, the e ver last ing Fa ther, the Prince of Peace.

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e ver last ing Fa ther, the Prince of Peace, the e ver last ing Fa ther, the Prince of Peace.

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e ver last ing Fa ther, the Prince of Peace, the e ver last ing Fa ther, the Prince of Peace.
26 MESSIAH
1-14 PIFA

Larghetto, e mezzo piano

8          
10 10
12
Fine. Da Capo.

1-15 Recitative: There were sheperds abiding (soprano)

   f ff f f f f f f f f  ff f f f f
  f f f


 
SOPRANO








There were shep herds a bid ing in the field, keep ing watch o ver their flock by night.

1-16 Recitative: And lo! the angel of the Lord (soprano)

f  f f f
    f f  f f f f f  
f f f f   f f

f

Andante

SOPRANO
And lo! the an gel of the Lord came up on them, and the glo ry of the

5
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Lord shone round ab out them, and they were sore a fraid.

1-17 Recitative: And the angel said unto them (soprano)

   
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f  f f f  f f f

SOPRANO
And the An gel said un to them; Fear not, for be hold! I bring you good

f f f  f f f f   
f f
4



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  f f f f  f f

ti dings of great joy, which shall be to all peo ple: For un to you is born this

 
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f f   f
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7

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day, in the ci ty of Da vid, a Sa viour, which is Christ, the Lord.

1-18 Recitative: And suddenly there was with the angel (soprano)


Allegro
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2
SOPRANO








And sud den ly there was with the an gel a mul ti tude

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f
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of the heav n  ly host, prais ing God, and say ing;


PART I 27
1-19 Chorus: Glory to God in the highest

  Allegro
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CANTO 




Glo ry to God, glo ry to God in the high est,

      
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f
ALTO
Glo ry to God, glo ry to God in the high est,

   
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f f  f f f f f f    f f
TENORE

8
Glo ry to God, glo ry to God in the high est, and peace on

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BASSO
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and peace on
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Glo ry to God, glo ry to God, glo ry to God in the high est,

         
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2
f f
Glo ry to God, glo ry to God, glo ry to God in the high est,

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2



8
earth! Glo ry to God, glo ry to God, glo ry to God in the high est,

  
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earth!
 
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good will to wards


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8
and peace on earth, good will to wards men,
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and peace on earth, good will to wards men,
 
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good will to wards men, to wards men, good will

    
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men, to wards men, good will to wards men, to wards

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8
to wards men, good will to wards

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good will to wards men,
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to wards men, to wards men. Glo ry to God, glo ry to God in the

      
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men, good will to wards men. Glo ry to God, glo ry to God in the

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men, good will to wards men. Glo ry to God, glo ry to God in the
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good will to wards men. Glo ry to God, glo ry to God in the


 
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high est, and peace on earth,

   
   
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high est, and peace on earth, good will to wards
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high est, and peace on earth, good will

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high est, and peace on earth,
 
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good will, good will, good will,

  
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men, to wards men, good will, good will, good will,

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to wards men, to wards men, good will, good will, good will,

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good will, good will, good will,
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good will to wards men, good will to wards men.

  
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good will to wards men, good will to wards men.

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good will to wards men, good will to wards men.

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good will to wards men, good will to wards men.
PART I 29
1-20 Air: Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion (soprano)
Allegro

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8

SOPRANO 8
Re joice, re joice, re joice great ly! re joice

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great ly, O daugh ter of Si on, O daugh ter of Si on, re joice, re joice,

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O daugh ter of Si on, re joice great ly, shout, O

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daugh ter of Je ru sa lem, be hold thy King cometh un to thee, be hold thy King cometh

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un to thee, cometh un to thee. Re joice, re joice, re joice great ly! re joice

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O daugh ter of Si on, shout, O daugh ter of Je ru sa lem, be hold thy

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King cometh un to thee, re joice

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great ly, O daugh ter of Si on, shout, O daugh ter of Je ru sa lem,

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be hold thy King cometh un to thee, re joice, re joice,

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and shout, shout, shout, shout, re joice

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great ly, re joice great ly, O daugh ter of Si on, shout, O daugh ter of Je

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ru sa lem, be hold thy King cometh un to thee, be hold thy King cometh un to thee.

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Fine. He is the righ teous Sa viour, and He shall speak

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peace un to the hea then, He shall speak peace, He shall speak peace, peace, He shall speak
30 MESSIAH

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peace un to the hea then, He is the righ teous Sa viour, and He shall

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speak, He shall speak peace, peace, He shall speak peace un to the hea then.
Da Capo.

1-21 Recitative: Then shall the eyes of the blind (alto)

    
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ALTO
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Then shall the eyes of the blind be o pen d, and the ears of the deaf un stop ped; then
   


 
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shall the lame man leap as a hart, and the tongue of the dumb shall sing.

1-22 Air: He shall feed His flock (alto, soprano)

 
Larghetto, e piano

  
ALTO
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ALTO
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He shall feed his flock like a shep herd, and


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he shall ga ther the lambs with his arm, with his arm, he shall feed his flock like a
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shep herd, and he shall ga ther the lambs with his arm, with his arm, and
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car ry them in his bo som and gent ly lead those that are with young, and gent ly lead, and
SOPRANO

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gent ly lead those that are with young. Come un to him, all ye that la bour come
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un to him that are hea vy la den, and he will give you rest; come un to him, all

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ye that la bour come un to him that are hea vy la den, and he will give you rest.

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Take his yoke up on you, and learn of him, for he is meek and low ly of heart, and ye shall find rest, and

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ye shall find rest un to your souls, take his yoke up on you, and learn of him, for

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he is meek and low ly of heart, and ye shall find rest, and ye shall find rest un to your souls.
PART I 31
1-23 Chorus: His yoke is easy, His burthen

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Allegro

CANTO
His yoke is ea sy, his bur then is

   
ALTO 

   
TENORE 
8

    
BASSO
 
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light, his bur then, his bur then is light,

   
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His yoke is ea

    
 
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yoke is ea sy, his bur then is light,


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sy, his bur then is light, his bur then is light, his

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His yoke is ea

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his bur then is light, his bur then, his



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his bur then is light,

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bur then, his bur then, his bur then is light, is light,
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sy, his bur then, his bur then is light,


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bur then is light, his bur then, his bur then is light,
 

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his bur then is light,

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his bur then is light, is light,

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his bur then, his bur then is light, his yoke is

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his yoke is ea sy, his


  

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his bur then is light, his bur then, his

   

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ea sy, his

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bur then is light, his yoke is ea

    
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bur then is light,

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his yoke is ea sy, his bur then is

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bur then is light,


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sy, his bur then is light,

  
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his yoke is ea


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light, his bur then, his bur then is light,
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his bur then is light, his yoke is ea


PART I 33
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his bur then is light,

    
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sy, his bur then is light, his

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his bur then is

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sy, his
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his bur then, his bur then, his bur then is light, his

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bur then, his bur then is light, his bur then is light,

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light, his bur then, his bur then is
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bur then, his bur then, his bur then, his bur then, his bur then is

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yoke is ea sy, his bur then is light,

   


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light, his bur then is

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light, his yoke is ea sy, his

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his bur then is light, his bur then, his


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his bur then is light, his bur then is light, his bur then is

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light, is light, his bur then is
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bur then is light, is light, his bur then is


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bur then, his bur then is light, his bur then is


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light, his bur then is light, his bur then is
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light, is light, his bur then is

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light, is light, his bur then is
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light, his yoke is ea sy, and his bur then is


      

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light, his yoke is ea sy, his yoke is ea sy, his bur then is

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light, his yoke is ea sy, is ea sy, his bur then is

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f f f f

light, his yoke is ea sy, is ea sy, his bur then is



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light, his yoke is ea sy, his bur then is light, his yoke

    
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light, his yoke is ea sy, his bur then is light, his yoke
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light, his yoke is ea sy, his bur then is light, his yoke

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light, his yoke is ea sy, his bur then is light, his yoke

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is ea sy, and his bur then is light.

  
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is ea sy, and his bur then is light.
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is ea sy, and his bur then is light.

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is ea sy, and his bur then is light.

END OF THE FIRST PART


PART II
2-1 Chorus: Behold the Lamb of God!

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Largo
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3
CANTO


Be hold the Lamb of God!

     
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3
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f f f
ALTO
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Be hold the Lamb of God! be hold the Lamb of

3 
TENORE      f
8
Be

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BASSO
 

    
Be hold the Lamb of
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be hold the Lamb of God! that tak eth, that tak eth a way the

             
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God, the Lamb of God! that tak eth a way the

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hold the Lamb of God, the Lamb of God! that tak eth a way the
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God! be hold the Lamb of God! that tak eth a way the
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sin of the world, be hold the Lamb of God, the Lamb of God, of
  

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sin of the world, be hold the Lamb of God, the Lamb of God! be hold the Lamb of
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sin of the world, be hold the Lamb of God! be hold the Lamb of God! be

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sin of the world, be hold the Lamb of
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God, the Lamb of God! that tak eth a way the sin of the world, of the world, be
              
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God, the Lamb of God! that tak eth a way the sin of the world, the sin of the world, be
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hold the Lamb of God! that tak eth a way the sin of the world, the sin of the world, be
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God! that tak eth a way the sin of the world, the sin of the world, be
36 MESSIAH
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hold the Lamb of God! be hold the Lamb of God! that tak eth a way the sin of the world,

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hold the Lamb of God, the Lamb of God! that tak eth a way the sin, the

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hold the Lamb of God, the Lamb of God! that tak eth a way the

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hold the Lamb of God, the Lamb of God! that tak eth a way the
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that tak eth a way the sin

 
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sin of the world, the sin of the world, that tak eth a way the

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sin of the world, the sin of the world, that tak eth a

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sin of the world, the sin of the world, that tak eth a
  
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of the world, the sin of the

       
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sin, the sin of the world, the sin of the world, the sin of the

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way the sin of the world, the sin of the world, the sin of the
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way the sin of the world, the sin of the world,


  
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world, that tak eth a way the sin of the world.

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world, that tak eth a way the sin of the world.

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world, that tak eth a way the sin of the world.

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that tak eth a way the sin of the world.
PART II 37
2-2 Air: He was despised and rejected (alto)

   
Largo

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7
ALTO
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He was de spi sed, de spi sed and re ject ed, re

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ject ed of men, a man of sor rows, a man of sor rows, and ac

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quaint ed with grief, a man of sor rows, and ac quaint ed with grief; He

           
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was de spi sed, re ject ed, He was de spi sed and re ject ed of men, a man of

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sor rows, and ac quaint ed with grief, a man of sor rows, and ac quaint ed with grief;

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He was de spi sed, re ject ed, a man of sor rows, and ac quaint ed with

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grief, and ac quaint ed with grief, a man of sor rows, and ac quaint ed with grief.

   
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44

    
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Fine. He gave his back to the smi ters, He gave his back to the smi ters, and his cheeks to

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them that pluck ed off the hair, and his cheeks to them that pluck ed off the hair, and his cheeks to

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them that pluck ed off the hair; he hid not his face from shame and spit ting, he hid not his

     
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face from shame, from shame, he hid not his face from shame, from shame and spit ting.
Da Capo.
38 MESSIAH
2-3 Chorus: Surely He hath borne our griefs

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f
Largo e staccato

   5
  


CANTO

Su re ly, su re ly, he hath borne our griefs, and car ried our sor rows!

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f f
ALTO

Su re ly, su re ly, he hath borne our griefs, and car ried our sor rows!

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TENORE  
 




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Su re ly, su re ly, he hath borne our griefs, and car ried our sor rows!
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BASSO
  

Su re ly, su re ly, he hath borne our griefs, and car ried our sor rows!
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su re ly, su re ly, he hath borne our griefs, and car ried our sor rows; He was

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su re ly, su re ly, he hath borne our griefs, and car ried our sor rows; He was wound

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su re ly, su re ly, he hath borne our griefs, and car ried our sor rows; He was
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su re ly, su re ly, he hath borne our griefs, and car ried our sor rows; He was
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wound ed for our trans gres sions; He was bruis ed, He was bruis ed for our i ni qui ties; the chas

        
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ed for our trans gres sions; He was bruis ed, He was bruis ed for our i ni qui ties;

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wound ed for our trans gres sions; He was bruis ed, He was bruis ed for our i ni qui ties; the chas
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wound ed for our trans gres sions; He was bruis ed, He was bruis ed for our i ni qui ties;
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tise ment, the chas tise ment of our peace was up on him;

   
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the chas tise ment, the chas tise ment of our peace was up on him;
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tise ment, the chas tise ment of our peace was up on him;
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the chas tise ment, the chas tise ment of our peace was up on him;
PART II 39
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Alla breve, moderato
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And with his stripes are we hea led, and with his stripes are we hea

    
 
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led, are we hea led, and with his stripes are we hea led, are we

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led, and with his stripes are we hea

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And with his
      
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hea led, and with his stripes are we

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led, and with his stripes are we hea led,

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and with his stripes are we hea led, are we hea led,

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stripes are we hea led, and with his stripes are we

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hea led,

    
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led,

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and with his stripes


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led,

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and with his stripes are we hea led, and with his

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are we hea led.

     
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and with his stripes are we hea led.
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stripes are we hea led.

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and with his stripes are we hea led.

2-4 Chorus: All we like sheep have gone


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sheep, all we, like sheep, we have
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sheep, all we, like sheep, have gone a stray,
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ned ev ry one to his own way.

        
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we have tur ned ev ry one to his own




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tur ned ev ry one


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way, ev ry one to his own way. All we, like sheep,
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his own way. All we, like sheep, have gone a stray,
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ned ev  ry one to his own way, to his own way, we have

     
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his own way, we have tur ned ev  ry one to his own way,

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we have tur ned ev ry one  to his own way,


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we have tur ned ev ry one to his own way. All we, like sheep,



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have gone a stray, have gone a stray,

   
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have gone a stray,
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we have tur ned,
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we have tur ned, we have tur ned ev ry one to
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we have tur ned ev ry one to his own way,


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tur ned ev ry one to his own way,
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we, like sheep, all we, like sheep, have gone a stray,

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we, like sheep, all we, like sheep, have gone a stray,

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ev ry one to his own way,
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we have tur ned, we have

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tur ned ev ry one to his own way, we have tur ned ev ry one to his own

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laid on him, the Lord hath laid on
 
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him, on him the i ni qui ty of us all.

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hath laid on him, the i ni qui ty of us all.

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hath laid on him, the i ni qui ty of us all.
  
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him, the i ni qui ty of us all.

2-5 Recitative: All they that see Him (tenor)

 
Larghetto


 
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TENORE

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All they that see him, laught him to scorn; they
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shoot out their lips, and shake their heads, say ing,
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2-6 Chorus: He trusted in God that He would

    

Allegro
CANTO

   
ALTO 

   
TENORE 
8

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He trus ted in God that he would de li ver him:
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li ver him, if he de light in him, if he de light in him, let him de li ver him, if
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he de light in him, if he de light in him, if he de light in him.

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li ver him, if he de light in him, if he de light in him, if he de light
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in him,
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him, let him de li ver him, if he de light


     

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light in him, let him de li ver him.

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in him,

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light in him. He trus ted in God that he would de li ver him: let him de
    

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in him, if he de light in him, let him de li ver him, if he de
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let him de li ver him. He

 
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light in him, if he de light in him. He trus ted in God, he

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trus ted in God that he would de li ver him: let him de li ver him,


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if he de light in him, let him de li ver him,
 
  
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him, if he de light in him, let him de li ver him.
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if he de light in him, if he de

      
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let him de li ver him, if he de light in

    
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He trus ted in God that he would de li ver

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li ver him,
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light in him, let him de li ver him, if he de light in him, let


  

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him, let him de li ver him, if he de


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him: let him de li ver him, if he de light in him, let

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let him de li ver him.
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him de li ver him,

           
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light in him. He trus ted in God, let him de li ver him, if he de

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him de li ver him. He trus ted in God, let him de li ver him, if he de light

         
 
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let him de li ver him,

    
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light in him, let him de li ver him,

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in him, let him de

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him. He trus ted in God, let him de li ver him, let him de li

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him, if he de light,

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him, if he de light in him, if he de


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li ver him, if he de light in him,
          

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ver him, if he de light in him, let him de li ver him, if he de

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if he de light in him, let him de li ver him,
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light in him, let him de li ver him.
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if he de light in him, if he de light

  
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if he de light in him, if he de light

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in him, let him de li ver him, if he de light in him.

   
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in him, let him de li ver him, if he de light in him.

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in him, let him, let him de li ver him, if he de light in him.

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li ver him: let him, let him de li ver him, if he de light in him.

2-7 Recitative: Thy rebuke hath broken (tenor)

      
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f

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Largo
TENORE

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8
Thy re buke hath bro ken his heart; he is full of hea vi ness, he is
5

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full
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of hea vi ness; thy re buke hath bro ken his heart. He loo ked for some to have pi ty on
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him, but there was no man; neith er found he a ny to com fort him. He loo ked for some to have
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pi ty on him, but there was no man; neith er found he a ny to com fort him.

2-8 Air: Behold, and see if there be (tenor)

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TENORE
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Be hold and see, be hold and see, if there be a ny sor row like un to his sor row!

  
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hold and see, if there be a ny sor row like un to his sor row!

2-9 Recitative: He was cut off out of the land (tenor)

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8
He was cut off out of the land of the liv ing:

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for the trans gress ions of thy peo ple was he stri cken.

2-10 Air: But thou didst not leave (tenor)

  
Andante larghetto


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But thou didst not leave his soul in hell, but

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thou didst not leave his soul in hell; nor didst thou suf fer, nor didst thou suf fer thy Ho ly One to

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see cor rup tion. But thou didst not leave his soul in hell, thou didst not leave, thou

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didst not leave his soul in hell; nor didst thou suf fer thy Ho ly One to see cor rup tion,

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nor didst thou suf fer, nor didst thou suf fer thy Ho ly One to see cor rup tion, nor

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didst thou suf fer, nor didst thou suf fer thy Ho ly One, thy Ho ly One to see cor rup tion.
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2-11 Chorus: Lift up your heads, O ye gates


A tempo ordinario
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CANTO I



Lift up your heads, O ye gates, and be ye lift up, ye

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CANTO II

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Lift up your heads, O ye gates, and be ye lift up, ye

   
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ALTO f f f f ff f f f f f f
Lift up your heads, O ye gates, and be ye lift up, ye

TENORE  
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8

 
4   
BASSO
 
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e ver last ing doors, and the King of glo ry shall come in!
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e ver last ing doors, and the King of glo ry shall come in!

    
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e ver last ing doors, and the King of glo ry shall come in!

    
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Who is this King of Glo ry?

     
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this King of Glo ry? who is this King of Glo ry? who is this King of Glo ry?

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this King of Glo ry? who is this King of Glo ry? who is this King of Glo ry?
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the Lord of Hosts, he is the King of glo ry, he is the King of glo ry,

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ry, he is the King of glo ry, he is the King of glo ry,

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glo ry, he is the King of glo ry, he is the King of glo ry,

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the Lord of hosts, the Lord of hosts, the Lord of hosts,


     
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ry, he is the King of glo ry, he is the King of glo ry,
    
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2-12 Recitative: Unto which of the angels (tenor)


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8 time, Thou art my Son,this day have I be got ten thee?


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2-13 Chorus: Let all the angels of God worship

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CANTO
Let all the an gels of God wor ship him, let

    
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TENORE

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Let all the an gels of God wor ship him,

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all the an gels of God, let all the an gels of God wor ship
     
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let all the an gels of God wor ship


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him, let all the an gels of God wor ship


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him, let all the an gels of God wor ship him,
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let all the an gels of God wor

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him, let all the an gels of God wor


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him, let all the an gels of God wor ship


    
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let all the an gels of

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ship him, let all the an gels of God wor ship him,
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ship him, let all the an


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him,

  
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let all the an gels of God wor ship him,

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gels of God wor ship


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let all the an gels of God wor

  
 
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God wor ship, wor

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him,
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ship him, let all the an gels of God, let

    
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ship him, let all the an gels of God, let
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ship him, let all the an gels of God, let
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all the an gels of God wor ship him.

   
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all the an gels of God wor ship him.

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all the an gels of God wor ship him.

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gels of God wor ship him.
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2-14 Air: Thou art gone up on high (alto)

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Allegro larghetto

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ALTO
Thou art gone up on high, thou art gone up on high, thou hast

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led cap ti vi ty cap tive, thou hast led cap ti vi ty cap tive, and re cei

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ved gifts for men, yea e ven for thine en

  
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e mies, yea e ven for thine en e mies, that the Lord God might

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dwell a mong them, that the Lord God might dwell


 
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a mong them, might dwell a mong them. Thou

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art gone up on high, thou art gone up on high, thou hast led cap ti vi ty cap tive, thou hast led cap ti vi ty

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cap tive, and re cei ved, and re cei ved gifts for men, and re cei ved

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gifts for thine en e mies, that the Lord God might dwell a mong them, and might dwell

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a mong them, that the

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Lord God might dwell a


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mong them, that the Lord, the Lord God might dwell a mong them.
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2-15 Chorus: The Lord gave the word

   
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Andante allegro

CANTO
Great was the com pa ny of the

          
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Great was the com pa ny of the

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TENORE
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The Lord gave the word; Great was the com pa ny of the
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The Lord gave the word; Great was the com pa ny of the
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prea chers, great was the com

             
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prea chers, great was the com pa ny, the com


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pa ny of the prea chers, great was the com pa ny of the

    
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pa ny, the com pa ny of the prea chers, great was the com pa ny of the

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com pa ny of the prea chers, great was the com pa ny of the
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pa ny of the prea chers, great was the com pa ny of the

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prea chers. The Lord gave the word; Great was the com

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prea chers. Great was the com pa ny, the


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pa ny, the com pa ny, the com pa ny of the prea

            
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pa ny, the com pa ny, the com pa ny of the prea chers, of the prea

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com pa ny, the com pa ny of the prea chers, of the prea
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com pa ny, the com pa ny of the prea


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chers, great was the com pa ny of the prea chers, great was the com pa ny of the

   
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chers, great was the com pa ny, the com

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chers, great was the com pa ny of the prea chers, great was the com pa ny of the

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prea chers, of the prea chers, great was the com

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pa ny, the com pa ny, the com pa ny, the com

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prea chers, the com pa ny, the com pa ny, the

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pa ny of the prea chers, of the prea chers.

   
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pa ny, the com pa ny of the prea chers, of the prea chers.

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com pa ny of the prea chers, of the prea chers.
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pa ny of the prea chers, of the prea chers.


62 MESSIAH
2-16 Air: How beautiful are the feet (soprano)

  
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Larghetto

SOPRANO 8
How beau ti ful are the feet of them that
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preach the gos pel of peace, how beau ti ful are the feet, how beau ti ful are the feet of them that
9
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preach the gos pel of peace, how beau ti ful are the feet of them that
12
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f f   f f

preach the gos pel of peace, and bring glad ti dings, and bring glad ti dings, glad

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15

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ti dings of good things, and bring glad ti dings, glad ti dings of good things, and bring

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4

glad ti dings, glad ti dings of good things, glad ti dings of good things.

2-17 Chorus: Their sound is gone out into all lands

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f

f  f
f f f
A tempo ordinario
CANTO   f f f f

Their sound is gone out in to all lands, their sound is gone

     
   
f f f f  f f f

ALTO
Their sound is gone out in to all lands,

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  f f f   f

TENORE
8
Their sound is gone out, their

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Their sound is gone out,


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f
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out in to all lands, in to all lands, their sound is gone out in to all

    
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f f f f f
in to all lands, in to all lands, their sound is gone out, is gone

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8
sound is gone out in to all lands, their sound is gone out in to all

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f f f f f f f
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their sound is gone out in to all lands, their sound is gone out in to all
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9

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lands, their sound is gone out in to all lands,

      
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f f

out, their sound is gone out, is gone out in to all lands,

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f

8
lands, in to all lands, in to all lands, and their words un to the ends of the
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lands, their sound is gone out in to all lands,


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f

and their words un to the ends of the world, un to the

    


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world, un to the ends of the world, un to the

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and their words un to the ends of the


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ends of the world, un to the ends of the

            
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and their words un to the ends of the world, un to the ends of the

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ends of the world, un to the ends of the world, of the

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world, and their words, and their words un to the ends of the

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world; their sound is gone out, is gone out in to all lands, and their

      
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world; their sound is gone out, is gone out in to all lands, and their words un

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world; their sound is gone out in to all lands, and their words, and their
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world; their sound is gone out in to all lands,


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words un to the ends of the world, and their words un to the ends of the

           
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to the ends of the world, and their words un to the ends of the

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words un to the ends of the world, of the world, and their words, and their

    
  
 
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2-18 Air: Why do the nations so furiously (bass)

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Why do the na tions so fu rious ly rage to ge ther, why do the peo ple i ma gine a vain

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ma gine a vain thing? The kings of the earth rise up, and the ru lers take coun sel to

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66 MESSIAH
2-19 Chorus: Let us break their bonds

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Let us break their bonds a sun der, let us break,

    
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Let us break their bonds a sun der, let us, let us break their bonds a
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Let us break their bonds a


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let us break their bonds a sun der,

      
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let us break their bonds a sun der,

      
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let us break their bonds a sun der, and cast a

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sun der, let us break their bonds a sun der,



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and cast a way their yokes from

   
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us, and cast a way their yokes from us, and cast a way their yokes from
         
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way, and cast a way their yokes from us, and cast a way their yokes from us.

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us. Let us break their bonds, let us break their bonds,


      
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let us break their bonds a sun der, let us break their bonds,

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sun der, let us break their bonds, let us break their bonds a
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let us break their bonds a sun der, let us, let us break,

   
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let us break their bonds a sun der, their bonds a sun der, and cast
        
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us, and cast a way their yokes from us, and cast a way their yokes

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and cast a way their yokes from us, and cast a way their yokes

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their yokes, their yokes from us, and cast a way their yokes
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from us. Let us break their bonds a sun der,

    
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from us. Let us break their bonds a sun der, and cast
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and cast a way their yokes from us. Let us break their
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way, and cast a way their yokes, let us break their bonds a sun der, their bonds a
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way, and cast a way their yokes from us. Let us break their bonds a

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bonds, and cast a way, and cast a way their yokes from us.
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sun der, and cast a way, and cast a way their yokes from us.
70 MESSIAH
2-20 Recitative: He that dwelleth in heaven (tenor)

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He that dwel leth in hea ven shall laugh them to scorn, the Lord shall have them in de ri sion.

2-21 Air: Thou shalt break them with a rod (tenor)

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Thou shalt break them, thou shalt break them with a rod of i ron,

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thou shalt dash them in pie ces like a pot ter s ves sel,
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pie ces like a pot ter s ves sel;
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break them, thou shalt break them with a rod of i ron,

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thou shalt dash them in pie ces like a pot ter s  ves sel, thou shalt

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dash them in pie ces like a pot ter s ves sel, like a
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ves sel, thou shalt dash them in pie ces like a pot ter s ves sel.


2-22 Chorus: Hallelujah

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Allegro

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Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah,

             
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ALTO
Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah,

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TENORE   










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Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah,

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Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah,
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Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for the Lord

                
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Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for the Lord
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Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for the Lord

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Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for the Lord
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God om ni po tent reign eth, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah,

                
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God om ni po tent reign eth, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for the Lord
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God om ni po tent reign eth, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for the Lord
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God om ni po tent reign eth, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for the Lord
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Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for the Lord

               
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God om ni po tent reign eth, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah,
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God om ni po tent reign eth, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le

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God om ni po tent reign eth, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah,
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God om ni po tent reign eth, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu

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lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for the Lord

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Hal le lu jah, for the Lord


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jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah,

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jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah,

   
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God om ni po tent reign eth, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah,
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God om ni po tent reign eth, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah,


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Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal


 

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le lu jah! The king dom of this world is be come the king dom of our


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Hal le lu jah! The king dom of this world is be come the king dom of our

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le lu jah! The king dom of this world is be come the king dom of our

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lu jah, Hal le lu jah! The king dom of this world is be come the king dom of our
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Lord and of his Christ, and of his Christ,

     
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Lord and of his Christ, and of his Christ,

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Lord and of his Christ, and of his Christ, and He shall reign for

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Lord and of his Christ, and of his Christ, and He shall reign for e ver and e ver, for e ver and
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and

   
 
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and He shall reign for e ver and e ver, for e ver

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e ver and e ver, and He shall reign for e ver and e ver,
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e ver, and He shall reign, and He shall reign for e ver, for e ver and e ver, for
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He shall reign for e ver and e ver, King of Kings,

   
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and He shall reign for e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le
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e ver and e ver, for e ver, for e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le
 
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and Lord of Lords, King of Kings,

   
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and Lord of Lords, for e ver and

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lu jah, for e ver and e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for e ver and
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and Lord of Lords,

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e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for e ver and e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le

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e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for e ver and e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le

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e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, for e ver and e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le
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King of Kings, and Lord of Lords,

     
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lu jah, for e ver and e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, King of


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lu jah, for e ver and e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, King of

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lu jah, for e ver and e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, King of
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and Lord of Lords, and He shall reign, and

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Kings, and Lord of Lords, and He shall reign, and He shall

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Kings, and Lord of Lords, and He shall reign, and He shall reign,
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Kings, and Lord of Lords, and He shall reign for e ver and e ver,
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He shall reign for e ver and e ver, for e ver and

       
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reign for e ver and e ver, King of Kings, for e ver and
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and He shall reign for e ver and e ver, King of Kings,
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and He shall reign for e ver and e ver, King of Kings, for e ver and
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e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, and He shall reign for e ver, for

       
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e ver, and He shall reign, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, and He shall reign for

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and Lord of Lords, and He shall reign for e ver, for
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e ver, and He shall reign, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, and He shall reign for e ver, for
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e ver and e ver, King of Kings, and Lord of Lords, King of Kings, and Lord of

    
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Lords, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah.

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e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah.

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e ver, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah, Hal le lu jah.

END OF THE SECOND PART


PART III
3-1 Air: I know that my Redeemer liveth (soprano)

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I know that my Re deem er liv eth, and that he shall stand at the

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lat ter day up on the earth. I know that my Re deem er liv eth, and

    
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that my Re deem er liv eth, and that he shall stand at the lat ter day up on the earth,

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up on the earth. And though worms de stroy this bo dy, yet in my

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flesh shall I see God, yet in my flesh shall I see God. I know that my Re deem er

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liv eth, and though worms de stroy this bo dy, yet in my flesh shall I see God, yet in my

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flesh shall I see God, shall I see God. I know that my Re deem er liv eth. For

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now is Christ ri sen from the dead, the first fruits of them that sleep, of

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them that sleep, the first fruits of them that sleep; for now is Christ ri sen, for

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now is Christ ri sen from the dead, the first fruits of them that sleep.
PART III 77
3-2 Chorus and soli: Since by man came death

   
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Since by man came death, since by man came death.

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Since by man came death, since by man came death.

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Since by man came death, since by man came death.


 
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Since by man came death, since by man came death.

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By man came al so the re sur rec tion of the dead, by man came al so the re sur

       
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By man came al so the re sur rec tion of the dead, by man came al so the re sur

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rec tion of the dead, by man came al so the re sur rec tion of the dead. For as in

  
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rec tion of the dead, by man came al so the re sur rec tion of the dead. For as in

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rec tion of the dead, by man came al so the re sur rec tion of the dead. For as in

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rec tion of the dead, by man came al so the re sur rec tion of the dead. For as in
78 MESSIAH
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18 Allegro

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A dam all die, for as in A dam all die, Ev en so in Christ shall all be made a

    
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live, ev en so in Christ shall all be made a live, ev en so in Christ shall all, so in Christ shall

           
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live, ev en so in Christ shall all be made a live, ev en so in Christ shall all, so in Christ shall

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all be made a live, e en so in Christ shall all, shall all


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PART III 79
3-3 Recitative: Behold, I tell you a mistery (bass)

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Be hold, I tell you a my ste ry! We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be

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chang d,
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and the dead shall be rais d  in cor rup ti ble, the trum pet shall sound,

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and the dead shall be rais d  in cor rup ti ble, in cor rup ti ble,

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and we shall be chang d, 

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and we shall be chang d.  The trum pet shall sound, the trum pet shall

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cor rup ti ble, and we shall be chang d, be  chang d,

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MESSIAH

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shall be chang d,  and we shall be chang d,  and we shall be chang d, 

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and we shall be chang d, we shall  be chang d, 

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For this cor rup ti ble must put on in cor rup tion, for this cor rup ti ble

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on in cor rup tion, and this mor tal must put on im mor ta

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li ty,

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and this mor tal must put on im mor ta

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writ ten, Death is swal low d up in vic to ry.


PART III 81
3-6 Duet: O death! where is thy string? (contr alto and tenor) 

   
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O death, O death! where, where is thy sting, O death! where is thy

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O grave, O

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grave! where, where is thy vic to ry, where is thy vic to ry? O death!

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death, O death! where, where is thy sting, where? O grave! where is thy

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vic to ry, O grave? O death, where, where is thy sting, O grave, O grave! where


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is thy vic to ry, O grave! where is thy vic to ry? The sting of death is sin, the

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is thy vic to ry, O grave! where is thy vic to ry? The sting

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sting of death is sin, and the strength of sin is the law,

  
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of death is sin, and the strength of sin is the law, the sting

       
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the sting of death is sin, and the strength of sin is the law.

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of death is sin, the sting of death is sin, and the strength of sin is the law.
(attacca il Coro.)
82 MESSIAH
3-7 Chorus: But thanks be to God

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But thanks, but thanks, thanks, thanks be to God, but thanks, but

    

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But thanks, but thanks, thanks, thanks be to God, to God, thanks be to

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TENORE




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But thanks, but thanks, thanks, thanks be to God, thanks be to

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thanks, thanks, thanks be to God, who giv eth us the vic to ry, the vic to ry, through our Lord Je sus

  

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God, thanks be to God, who giv eth us the vic to ry, through our Lord Je sus

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God, thanks be to God, to God, who giv eth us the vic to ry, through our Lord Je sus

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Christ, who giv eth us the


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Christ, who giv eth us the vic to ry, who giv eth us, who giv eth us the

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who giv eth us the vic to ry, the vic to ry, through our Lord Je sus
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vic to ry, through our Lord Je sus Christ;

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vic to ry, through our Lord Je sus Christ; but thanks, but thanks, thanks, thanks be to God,

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vic to ry, through our Lord Je sus Christ; but

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thanks be to God, thanks be to God,

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thanks be to God, thanks be to God, but thanks, but thanks, thanks,

   

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thanks, thanks be to God, thanks, thanks be to God, thanks be to God,

  

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thanks, but thanks, thanks, thanks be to God, thanks be to God, to God, who

     
 
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who giv eth us the vic to ry, the vic to ry, through our Lord Je sus Christ; but

    

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giv eth us the vic to ry, who giv eth us the vic to ry, through our Lord Je sus Christ; but

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who giv eth us the vic to ry, through our Lord Je sus Christ; but

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thanks be to God, but thanks, but thanks, thanks be to God, to God, who giv eth us the

   

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thanks be to God, but thanks, but thanks, thanks be to God, who

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vic to ry, who giv eth us the vic to ry, who giv eth us the vic to ry, through our Lord

     

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who giv eth us the vic to ry, the vic to ry, through our Lord

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giv eth us the vic to ry, the vic to ry, who giv eth us the vic to ry, through our Lord
PART III 85

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Je sus Christ;

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Je sus Christ; but thanks, but thanks, thanks, thanks be to God, thanks,

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but thanks, thanks, thanks be to God,

       
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thanks be to God, who giv eth us the vic to ry, who


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Je sus Christ, who giv eth us the vic to ry, through our Lord Je sus Christ.

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giv eth us the vic to ry, who giv eth us the vic to ry, through our Lord Je sus Christ.
86 MESSIAH
3-8 Air: If God be for us (soprano)

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If God is for us, who can be a gainst us? who can be a gainst us, who

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can be a gainst us? if God is for us, who can be a gainst us? Who shall lay a ny

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Christ that di ed, yea ra ther, that is ri sen a gain, who is at the right hand of

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God, who maketh in ter ces sion for us, who maketh in ter ces sion for us, in ter ces sion for us, who

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is at the right hand of God, at the right hand of God, who maketh in ter ces sion for us.
PART III 87
3-9 Chorus: Worthy is the Lamb

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Wor thy is the Lamb, that was slain, and hath re dee med us to
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God by his blood, to re ceive po wer, and ri ches, and wis dom, and strength, and
       
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ho nour, and glo ry, and bles sing. Wor thy is the Lamb, that was slain, and hath re
        
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ho nour, and glo ry, and bles sing. Wor thy is the Lamb, that was slain, and hath re
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ho nour, and glo ry, and bles sing. Wor thy is the Lamb, that was slain, and hath re
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f 

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ho nour, and glo ry, and bles sing. Wor thy is the Lamb, that was slain, and hath re

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f  f
Andante
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dee med us to God, to God by his blood, to re ceive po wer, and ri ches, and
           
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dee med us to God, to God by his blood, to re ceive po wer, and ri ches, and
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dee med us to God, to God by his blood, to re ceive po wer, and ri ches, and

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dee med us to God, to God by his blood, to re ceive po wer, and ri ches, and
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MESSIAH
 
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Larghetto

wis dom, and strength, and ho nour, and glo ry, and bles sing.

          
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wis dom, and strength, and ho nour, and glo ry, and bles sing.

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8
wis dom, and strength, and ho nour, and glo ry, and bles sing. Bles sing and ho nour, glo ry and

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wis dom, and strength, and ho nour, and glo ry, and bles sing. Bles sing and ho nour, glo ry and
 
25
  


   
 


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pow r be un to him, be un to him, that sit teth up on the throne, and un to the
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pow r be un to him, be un to him, that sit teth up on the throne, and un to the
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Bles sing and ho nour, glo ry and pow r be un to him, be un to him,
 that sit teth up on the

   
 

  
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Lamb, that

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Lamb,
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31

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throne, and un to the Lamb, for e ver and e ver, for e ver and

           
  
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Bles sing and ho nour, glo ry and pow r be  un to

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sit teth up on the throne, and un to the Lamb. for e ver and e ver, for e ver and

    

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34

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e ver, glo ry!

          
  
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him, be un to him for e ver and e ver, for e ver, that
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e ver, for e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver,
 
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Bles sing and ho nour, glo ry and pow r be un to him, be un to him, that sit teth up on the
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37

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f

that sit teth up on the throne, and un to the Lamb.

         
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f f
sit teth up on the throne, up on the throne, and un to the Lamb.
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8
and un to the Lamb.

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f

throne, up on the throne, up on the throne, and un to the Lamb. Bles sing and
 
40
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Bles sing and ho nour, glo ry and pow r be  un to

          
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Bles sing and ho nour, glo ry and pow r  be un to him, glo

  
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Bles sing and
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ho nour, glo ry and pow r be un to him for e ver,


    


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him, glo ry be un to him,

      
 
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ry be un to him, that sit teth up on the throne,

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8
ho nour, glo ry and pow r be un to him,  and un to the Lamb,
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that sit teth up on the throne,
90 MESSIAH
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   f
f

that sit teth up on the throne, that sit teth up on the throne

 
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that sit teth up on the throne for
   
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8
bles sing and
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and un to the Lamb for


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f f f f

f f f f f f f f f

for e ver and e ver, and un to the Lamb for

  
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f f
e ver and e ver, and un to the Lamb for
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ho nour, glo ry and pow r be un to him, bles sing and ho nour, glo ry and pow r be un to him for

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e ver and e ver, bles sing and ho nour, glo ry and pow r be un to him for
 


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e ver, bles sing and ho nour, glo ry and pow r be un to  him, be un to him,

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e ver, bles sing and ho nour, glo ry and pow r be un to him, be un to him, bles sing and
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e ver, bles sing and ho nour, glo ry and pow r be un to  him, be un to him, bles sing and

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e ver, bles sing and
 
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bles sing, ho nour,

     
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ho nour, glo ry and pow r be un to him, be un to him, bles sing, ho nour,
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ho nour, glo ry and pow r be un to  him, be un to him, bles sing, ho nour,


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glo ry and po wer be un to him, that sit teth up on the throne, up on the

         
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glo ry and po wer be un to him, that sit teth up on the throne,

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glo ry and po wer be un to him, that sit teth up on the
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glo ry and po wer be un to him, that sit teth up on the throne, and
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throne, and un to the Lamb, for e ver, for

        
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and un to the Lamb, for e ver, for e ver, for e ver, for

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throne, and un to the Lamb, for e ver, for e ver, for e ver, for

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un to the Lamb, un to the Lamb, for e ver, for e ver, for


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63


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e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver, for

  

  
 
f    
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e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver, for
  

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f

8
e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver, for

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f

e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver, for
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e ver and e ver, for e ver, for e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver.

       
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f ff f f

e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver.
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8
e ver and e ver, for e ver, for e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver.
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e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver, for e ver and e ver.
92 MESSIAH
3-10 Chorus: Amen

        

Allegro moderato

       
 

 
 
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8
A men, A

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A men, A men, A men, A


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8
men, A men, A men,

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men, A men, A men,
  
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A men, A men, A


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men, A men, A men, A men, A men,
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8
A men, A men, A men,
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A men, A men, A men, A men, A men,
 
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men, A men, A men, A men, A men,

   
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A men, A men, A men, A men,

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A men, A men, A men, A men,

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A men, A men, A men, A

   
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A men, A men, A men, A men, A

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men, A

  
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men, A
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men, A men,

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men, A men, A

 
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A men, A

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men, A
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men, A men, A men,

 
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men, A men, A men, A

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men, A men, A men, A men, A


94 MESSIAH
 
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A men, A men,
   
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men, A men, A men,
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men, A men, A men,
 
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A men, A men, A
  
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men, A men, A men, A
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A men, A

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men, A
 
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men, A men, A men, A
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men, A
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men, A men, A men, A men, A men, A men, A men.

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men, A men, A men, A men, A men, A men, A men.

END OF THE ORATORIO


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