9. Come, mighty Father

From Theodora, HWV 68, Part I, Scene III

Composer
George Frideric Handel
Key
A major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Andante
Length
60 measures

Original English text

Modernized English text

Chorus

Chorus

Come, mighty Father, mighty Lord,
Come, mighty Father, mighty Lord,
With Love our Souls inſpire:
With love our souls inspire:
While Grace, and Truth, flow from thy Word,
While grace and truth flow from thy word,
And feed the holy Fire.
And feed the holy fire.

About the text

  • Author: Thomas Morell

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Bassi: Violoncello + Contrabbasso + Fagotto + Cembalo + Organo

Chorus of Christians

  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso

Resources

Cataloguer

May Robertson

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