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

Malachi 3:2

But who may abide the day of his coming? and who shall stand when he appeareth? for he is like a refiner’s fire, and like fullers’ soap:

But who may abide the day of His coming? (air), from Messiah (1741) by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)

Part 1 HANDEL MESSIAH on period instruments Westchester Oratorio Society Benjamin Niemczyk

[But who may abide the day of His coming? starts at approximately 11:48]
Performed by the Westchester Oratorio Society


Messiah, Edited by Watkins Shaw, Novello Handel Edition. 257 pages


Choral Public Domain Library