O Lord, we are not worthy (Joseph Hermann Mohr)

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  • (Posted 2019-10-22)   CPDL #55699:       
Editor: Patrick Williams (submitted 2019-10-22).   Score information: Letter, 1 page, 37 kB   Copyright: Public Domain
Edition notes: Unison with organ accompaniment. Text altered and refrain added. MusicXML source file(s) is (are) in compressed .mxl format.

General Information

Title: O Lord, We Are Not Worthy
Composer: Joseph Hermann Mohr
Lyricist: Anonymous

Number of voices: 1v   Voicing: unison
Genre: SacredHymn   Meter: 76. 76. 55. 66

Language: English
Instruments: Organ

First published: 1875

Description: Original text: Ein Haus voll Glorie schauet

External websites: https://phoenixlatinmass.org/schola-and-music/

Original text and translations

English.png English text

1. O Lord, we are not worthy,
That Thou in us shouldst dwell;
But speak the words of comfort,
Our spirits shall be well.

R.: Christ, our living Bread,
Lamb, whose Blood was shed,
O Sacrament divine,
All praise be ever Thine!
 
2. “O come, all ye who labor
In sorrow and in pain;
Come eat this Bread from heaven,
Your peace and strength regain.”
R.
3. O Jesus, we adore Thee,
Who, in Thy love divine,
Conceal Thy mighty Godhead
In forms of bread and wine.
R.
4. O Jesus, we adore Thee,
Our Victim and our Priest,
Whose precious Blood and Body
Become our Sacred feast.