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==Original text and translations==
 
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DROP, drop, slow tears,
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Drop, drop, slow tears,
 
And bathe those beauteous feet
 
And bathe those beauteous feet
 
Which brought from Heaven
 
Which brought from Heaven
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Nor let His eye
 
Nor let His eye
 
See sin, but through my tears
 
See sin, but through my tears
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Editor: Rod Mather (submitted 2001-02-19).   Score information:    Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Last verse arranged by Rod Mather. May be found on the website under Music Library -> Arrangements

General Information

Title: Drop, drop, slow tears
Composer: Orlando Gibbons

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredHymn

Language: English
Instruments: a cappella
Published: Melody and bass published as Song 46 in Hymns and Songs of the Church (1623)

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Original text and translations

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Drop, drop, slow tears,
And bathe those beauteous feet
Which brought from Heaven
The news and Prince of Peace:
Cease not, wet eyes,
His mercy to entreat;
To cry for vengeance
Sin doth never cease.
In your deep floods
Drown all my faults and fears;
Nor let His eye
See sin, but through my tears