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In Excelsis, 1896032
As Pants the Wearied Hart for Cooling SpringsBishop Robert Lowth (1710-1797), Translation by George Gregory, 1787, abridged

Hymn NumberTuneComposer or SourceMeter
032aToulonThe Geneva Psalter, 1551, Louis Bourgeois (circa 1510-circa 1561)10.10.10.10.
032bPax DeiRev. John B. Dykes, 186810.10.10.10.
032cFelix (Raynolds)Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)10.10.10.10.

1As pants the wearied hart for cooling springs,
That sinks exhausted in the summer’s chase,
So pants my soul for Thee, great King of kings,
So thirsts to reach Thy sacred dwelling-place.
2Lord, Thy sure mercies, ever in my sight,
My heart shall gladden through the tedious day;
And ’midst the dark and gloomy shades of night,
To Thee, my God, I’ll tune the grateful lay.
3Why faint, my soul? Why doubt Jehovah’s aid?
Thy God the God of mercy still shall prove;
Within His courts thy thanks shall yet be paid;
Unquestioned be His faithfulness and love. Amen.
Psalm23:6Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.
Psalm42:1 As the hart panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God. 2 My soul thirsteth for God, for the living God: when shall I come and appear before God? 3 My tears have been my meat day and night, while they continually say unto me, Where is thy God? 4 When I remember these things, I pour out my soul in me: for I had gone with the multitude, I went with them to the house of God, with the voice of joy and praise, with a multitude that kept holyday. 5 Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted in me? hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him for the help of his countenance. 6 O my God, my soul is cast down within me: therefore will I remember thee from the land of Jordan, and of the Hermonites, from the hill Mizar. 7 Deep calleth unto deep at the noise of thy waterspouts: all thy waves and thy billows are gone over me. 8 Yet the LORD will command his lovingkindness in the daytime, and in the night his song shall be with me, and my prayer unto the God of my life. 9 I will say unto God my rock, Why hast thou forgotten me? why go I mourning because of the oppression of the enemy? 10 As with a sword in my bones, mine enemies reproach me; while they say daily unto me, Where is thy God? 11 Why art thou cast down, O my soul? and why art thou disquieted within me? hope thou in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.
Psalm42:1As the hart panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God.
Psalm42:1,21 As the hart panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God. 2 My soul thirsteth for God, for the living God: when shall I come and appear before God?
Psalm90:1LORD, thou hast been our dwelling place in all generations.