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Nos. 12 & 13: SOLO (Contralto) and CHORUS

"Arise and take the young child... I will pour my spirit"

MIDI Symbol


An Angel (Contralto):
  Arise, and take the young Child and his mother,
and go into the land of Israel,
for they are dead which sought the young Child's life,
and go and dwell in Nazareth.

Chorus:
  I will pour my spirit upon thy seed
and my blessing upon thine offspring.
I will pour my spirit upon thy seed
and my blessing upon thine offspring.

Sopranos: Contraltos: Tenors: Basses:
          He shall stand and feed in the strength of the Lord,    
      He shall stand and feed   He shall stand and feed,    
      in the strength of the   He    
      strength of the Lord,   shall stand    
  He shall stand and   He shall stand and   and feed in the  
  feed in the strength   feed in   strength    
  of the Lord, in the   the strength of the   of the Lord,   He shall
  strength   Lord, in the strength   in the strength   stand and feed in the
  of the Lord,   of the Lord,   of the Lord,   strength of the Lord,
  in the Majesty of the Name of the Lord his God.   in the Majesty of the Name of the Lord his God.   in the Majesty of the Name of the Lord his God.   in the Majesty of the Name of the Lord his God.
  And he shall be great unto the ends of the earth.   And he shall be great unto the ends of the earth.   And he shall be great unto the ends of the earth.   And he shall be great unto the ends of the earth.
          He shall stand and feed in the strength of the Lord,    
      He shall stand and   shall stand and    
      feed in the strength of the Lord,   feed in the strength of the Lord,    
  In the Majesty of the Name of the Lord his God.   In the Majesty of the Name of the Lord his God.   In the Majesty of the Name of the Lord his God.   In the Majesty of the Name of the Lord his God.
  I will pour my spirit upon thy seed
and my blessing upon thine offspring.
  I will pour my spirit upon thy seed
and my blessing upon thine offspring.
  I will pour my spirit upon thy seed
and my blessing upon thine offspring.
  I will pour my spirit upon thy seed
and my blessing upon thine offspring.
              He shall stand and feed in the strength of the Lord,
          He shall stand and feed in the strength of the Lord,   in the strength
of
the Lord,
    He shall stand and   He shall stand and  He shall stand and
      feed in the strength of the Lord,   feed in the strength of the Lord,   feed in the strength of the Lord,
  In the Majesty of the Name of the Lord his God.   In the Majesty of the Name of the Lord his God.   In the Majesty of the Name of the Lord his God.   In the Majesty of the Name of the Lord his God.
  For he shall be great unto the ends of the earth.   For he shall be great unto the ends of the earth.   For he shall be great unto the ends of the earth.   For he shall be great unto the ends of the earth.
  He shall stand and feed in the strength of the Lord, in the strength of the Lord.   He shall stand and feed in the strength of the Lord, in the strength of the Lord.   He shall stand and feed in the strength of the Lord, in the strength of the Lord.   He shall stand and feed in the strength of the Lord, in the strength of the Lord.
  I will pour my spirit upon thy seed
and my blessing, my blessing upon thine offspring.
  I will pour my spirit upon thy seed
and my blessing, my blessing upon thine offspring.
  I will pour my spirit upon thy seed
and my blessing, my blessing upon thine offspring.
  I will pour my spirit upon thy seed
and my blessing, my blessing upon thine off-
  I will pour my       He shall stand and   spring.
  my spirit upon       feed in the strength    
  thy seed,   I will   of the Lord, of the   He shall
  and my blessing   pour my spirit   Lord.   stand and feed
  upon thy   upon thy       in the strength of the
  offspring.   seed,   He shall   Lord, He
  He shall stand and   He shall stand and   stand and feed   shall stand and
in the strength of the Lord,   in the strength of the Lord,   in the strength of the Lord,   in the strength of the Lord,

All:
  In the strength of the Lord, shall stand,
He shall stand in the strength of the Lord,
He shall stand and feed in the strength of the Lord,
For he shall be great unto the ends of the earth,
to the ends of the earth.

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