Suffer the little children (Ebenezer Prout)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2011-01-08). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 44 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Transcribed from the tonic solfa version in The Anthem Book of the United Free Church of Scotland, 1905. The accompaniment is a reduction of the vocal parts. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
Title: Suffer the little children
Composer: Ebenezer Prout
Source of text: Mark 10: vv. 14-15
Original text and translations
14 [But when Jesus saw it, he was much displeased, and said unto them,] Suffer the little children to come unto me, and forbid them not: for of such is the kingdom of God.
15 [Verily I say unto you,] Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, he shall not enter therein.