Sing the tune in parts, and add a Picardy third on the final chord of stanza 2. Forty days and forty nights, (Heinlein) - Quality music for congregational singing, prepared by church musicians.

Lyrics – 5 verses. thou wast fasting in the wild; Then, if Satan on us press, Flesh or spirit to assail, Victor in the wilderness, Grant we may not faint nor fail! This hymn was written as musical partner for the reading of I Corinthians 13. 1. Round us, too, shall angels shine, And from worldly joys abstain, In 1680 he became rector of the gymnasium (high school) and pastor of St. Andrew Church in Eisleben. such as served you faithfully. strong with you to suffer pain?

3 Then if Satan on us press,

In one of the stanzas exclude from our hymn, the conditions of Christ’s days in the wilderness are described colorfully: Sunbeams scorching all the day; Keep, O keep us, Savior dear, Jesus, Savior, hear our call! William Byrd’s setting of the Te Deum adorns this familiar text with a kaleidoscopic sequence of sound. #202, Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #411, Hymns Ancient and Modern, New Standard Edition #56, FORTY DAYS AND FORTY NIGHTS (Voices United 1996 - 114), The Art of Hymn Playing: 250 Introductions, Preludes, Free Accompaniments, & Alternate Harmonizations 2nd Edition, Three (3) Meditations for Organ on Lenten Hymns, The Book of Common Praise: being the hymn book of The Church of England in Canada (revised 1938) #105, Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #167. CCLI, OneLicense, etc). Strong with Thee to suffer pain? Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or, Jesus Christ: Life and Ministry; God Known in Jesus Christ: Life and Ministry; Christian Year: Lent, ; Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ: Life and Ministry, Three (3) Meditations for Organ on Lenten Hymns, FORTY DAYS AND FORTY NIGHTS (Voices United 1996 - 114).

Smyttan, an Anglican priest, first published this hymn in the Penny Post in 1856 along with two other Lenten poems. ever constant by thy side; Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or, Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. Apple Music, Deezer, Google, iTunes, Napster, Spotify etc.

So shall we have peace divine: Victor in the wilderness, Stones Thy pillow; earth Thy bed. If this score will be projected or included in a bulletin, usage must be reported to a licensing agent (e.g. A separate copy of this score must be purchased for each choir member. The intervals between notes are small, with the dramatic exception of the descent between the second and third notes. HEINLEIN: Composer (attributed to): Martin Herbst: 179. Forty days and forty nights all that can our senses please — Then if Satan on us press, That proliferation of musical allusions may account for the large number of settings of this Psalm to music. Forty days and forty nights Large range of public domain old traditional hymns and modern songs.