Jun 16

Worthy is the Lamb that was slain, from Messiah (Revelation 5:12-13) – George F. Handel

George Frideric Handel's autograph manuscript ...

George Frideric Handel's autograph manuscript of the title page of Messiah, 1741 (Photo via Wikipedia)

Revelation 5:12-13

12 Saying with a loud voice, Worthy is the Lamb that was slain to receive power, and riches, and wisdom, and strength, and honour, and glory, and blessing.

13 And every creature which is in heaven, and on the earth, and under the earth, and such as are in the sea, and all that are in them, heard I saying, Blessing, and honour, and glory, and power, be unto him that sitteth upon the throne, and unto the Lamb for ever and ever.

Worthy is the Lamb that was slain (chorus), from Messiah (1741) by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)


[Worthy is the Lamb that was slain starts at approximately 2:08:45]
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Jun 15

If God be for us, from Messiah (Romans 8:31,33-34) – George F. Handel

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George Frideric Handel's autograph manuscript of the title page of Messiah, 1741 (Photo via Wikipedia)

Romans 8:31b,33-34

31 What shall we then say to these things? If God be for us, who can be against us?

33 Who shall lay any thing to the charge of God’s elect? It is God that justifieth.

34 Who is he that condemneth? It is Christ that died, yea rather, that is risen again, who is even at the right hand of God, who also maketh intercession for us.

If God be for us (air), from Messiah (1741) by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)


[If God be for us starts at approximately 2:04:17]
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Soloist Emma Kirkby

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Jun 14

O Death, where is thy sting? But thanks be to God (1 Corinthians 15:55-57) – George F. Handel

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1 Corinthians 15:55-57

55 O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory?

56 The sting of death is sin; and the strength of sin is the law.

57 But thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.

O Death, where is thy sting? But thanks be to God (duet, chorus), from Messiah (1741) by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)


[O Death, where is thy sting? But thanks be to God starts at approximately 2:00:54]
Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music and the Choir of Westminster Abbey, with conductor Christopher Hogwood
Soloist Carolyn Watkinson
Soloist Paul Elliott

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Jun 13

Then shall be brought to pass, from Messiah (1 Corinthians 15:54) – George F. Handel

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George Frideric Handel's autograph manuscript of the title page of Messiah, 1741 (Photo via Wikipedia)

1 Corinthians 15:54b

54 So when this corruptible shall have put on incorruption, and this mortal shall have put on immortality, then shall be brought to pass the saying that is written, Death is swallowed up in victory.

Then shall be brought to pass (air), from Messiah (1741) by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)


[Then shall be brought to pass starts at approximately 2:00:35]
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Soloist Carolyn Watkinson

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