This beloved psalm, describing God shepherding us through green pastures and dark valleys, is set to the well-known air, “The Parting Glass.”
Proclaiming God’s power to transform sorrow into ‘dancing and song,’ this psalm is sung to the uplifting melody, “Green Grows the Laurel.”
This arrangement, set to the wordless tune, “Caisleán an Óir,” portrays the urgency and energy with which the psalmist may have written these words.
The haunting melody, “My Lagan Love” accompanies this psalm’s pleas for the listening ear of the Loving God who is ‘Lord of All.’
Testifying to God’s power to redeem us in times of trouble, this psalm is set to “The Meeting of the Waters.”
These psalms, sung to “The Quiet Land of Erin,” share hope in a forgiving God who is with us always, even when we are in the depths.
Combined with the lyrical air, “The Banks of Claudy,” this beautiful psalm professes faith in a God who knits us together and knows us intimately.
This psalm – and also the traditional song, “The King’s Shilling” to which it is set – begins with battle but leads to a call for peace.
In this psalm, all creation praises the God who heals the broken-hearted. It is combined here with words from the Doxology and the rousing melody, “Mo Ghile Mear.”