May 15

Behold the Lamb of God, from Messiah (John 1:29) – 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)

John 1:29b

29 The next day John seeth Jesus coming unto him, and saith, Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world.

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Behold the Lamb of God (chorus), from Messiah (1741) by George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)


[Behold the Lamb of God starts at approximately 52:27]
Performed by the Academy of Ancient Music and the Choir of Westminster Abbey, with conductor Christopher Hogwood

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