Daughters of Zion (Felix Mendelssohn)
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- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2014-08-18). Score information: A4, 8 pages, 107 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Transcribed from the Church Anthem book of the Church of Scotland (OUP, 1933). MusicXML source file(s) is (are) in compressed .mxl format.
Title: Daughters of Zion
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
Source of text: Luke 23:28-30
Description: From the oratorio Christus.
Original text and translations
28b Daughters of Zion, weep for yourselves and your children,
29a For surely the days are coming,
30 when they shall exclaim to the mountains: Fall down on us, and to the hills: Hide us!