Communion Antiphon – 3rd Lent B & C (Psalm 84:4-5)

Rebecca De La Torre

Song mp3:
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Spanish version of this song:

Antífona de Comunión – 3er Cuaresma B y C (Salmo 83, 4.5)

Lyrics / Letras

The sparrow finds a home,
and the swallow a nest for her young:
by your altars, O Lord of hosts, my King and my God.
Blessed are they who dwell in your house,
for ever singing your praise. (Psalm 84:4-5)

Verse 1:

How lovely is your dwelling place, O Lord of hosts,
my soul is longing and yearning for the courts of the Lord.
(Psalm 84:2-3)

Verse 2:

Behold, O God our protector,
and look on the face of your Christ.
(Psalm 84:10)

Verse 3:

O Lord, God of hosts, harken unto my prayer,
give ear, O God of Jacob.
(Psalm 84:9)

Verse 4:

For better is one day in your courts,
than thousands elsewhere.
(Psalm 84:11)

Verse 5:

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son,
and to the Holy Spirit,
as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be,
world without end. Amen.
(Gloria Patri)