O Thou That Hear'st When Sinners Cry   (from Six Holyoke Hymns)

SATB a cappella with divisi
A solemn prayer for mercy that ends confidently, this early American psalm-hymn is set in four stanzas as an SATB anthem.   Its varied music maintains the original's spirit and vocal parts.

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Timing:   2:50

Number of Pages:   8

Difficulty:   EM

Occasion/theme:   Comfort, mercy, sorrow, sacrifice, Ash Wednesday
Text Source:           Isaac Watts from Psalm 51
Tune Source:         Cardigan (Samuel Holyoke)

Notes:   2nd piece in "Salvation Shall Be All My Song:   Six Holyoke Hymns."   Others are Faith! ‘Tis A Precious Grace; Lord of the Worlds Above; To God I Made My Sorrows Known; My Savior God, My Sovereign Prince; and Great God, Thy Glories Shall Employ . Details of each on its individual page.


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O Thou That Hear'st When Sinners Cry   (from Six Holyoke Hymns) Midi File