Handel’s Messiah – 6

For since by man came death, by man came also the resurrection of the dead. For as in Adam all die, even so in Christ shall all be made alive. Continue reading

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Handel’s Messiah – 5

The Lord gave the word; great was the company of those that published it … How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace, and bring glad tidings of good things … But I say, “Have they not heard?” Yes verily, their sound went into all the earth, and their words unto the ends of the world. Continue reading

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Handel’s Messiah – 4

All we like sheep have gone astray;we have turned every one to his own way; and the Lord hath laid on him the iniquity of us all. Continue reading

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Handel’s Messiah – 3

Rejoice greatly, 0 daughter of Zion; shout, 0 daughter of Jerusalem: behold thy king cometh unto thee. Continue reading

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Handel’s Messiah – 2

For, behold, the darkness shall cover the earth, and gross darkness the people: but the Lord shall rise upon thee, and his glory shall be seen upon thee. Continue reading

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Handel’s Messiah – 1

MESSIAH OVERTURE

Comfort ye, comfort ye my people, saith your God. Speak ye comfortably to Jerusalem, and cry unto her, that her warfare is accomplished, that her iniquity is pardoned. Continue reading

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The Lord is with me; he is my helper

God said, “I will be with you. … So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” … “I am with you,” declares the LORD. Continue reading

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If I were you, I would appeal to God; I would lay my cause before him

Is anything too hard for the LORD? … Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him and he will do this. … Trust in the Lord. … Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. … Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. … Pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. Continue reading

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Sing the glory of his name; make his praise glorious

The people I formed for myself that they may proclaim my praise. … I will cleanse them from all the sin they have committed against me and will forgive all their sins of rebellion against me. Then this will bring me renown, joy, praise, and honor before all nations on earth that hear of all the good things I do; and they will be in awe and will tremble at the abundant prosperity and peace I provide. … Through Jesus, therefore, let us continually offer to God a sacrifice of praise—the fruit of lips that openly profess his name. Continue reading

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Rejoice in the Lord you who are righteous and praise his holy name

If even the heavens are not pure in (God’s) eyes, how much less mortals, who are vile and corrupt, who drink up evil like water! … If even the moon is not bright and the stars are not pure in his eyes, how much less a mortal, who is but a maggot—a human being, who is only a worm! … They are corrupt, their deeds are vile; there is no one who does good. Continue reading

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