THE SONG OF SIMEON (NUNC DIMITTIS)
LUKE 2:29-32
METER:  11 10 11 10 11 10
SUGGESTED TUNE:  FINLANDIA
This is the meter for such hymns as "Be Still, My Soul."

1.  Mas-ter, now you dis-miss in peace your serv-ant,
    Just as you prom-ised by your ho-ly word;
    For with my eyes I have seen your sal-va-tion,
    Which be-fore ev-ery peo-ple you've pre-pared,
    A light to show your-self to all the na-tions
    And that your Is-rael may be glo-ri-fied.

Copyright 2005 Dale A. Schoening.

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