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*This tune is not found in the Scottish Psalter or Sing Psalms but it is also known as 'Lyngham' or 'O for a thousand tongues. Here it is sung to the Scottish Psalter version of the Psalm.
It has been adapted from the original hymn tune 'O For A Thousand Tongues'. The parts may be different to the original but I just recorded the way I'm used to singing this tune.
1 When Sion's bondage God turn'd back,
as men that dream'd were we.
2 Then fill'd with laughter was our mouth,
our tongue with melody:
They 'mong the heathen said,
The Lord great things for them hath wrought.
3 The Lord hath done great things for us,
whence joy to us is brought. 4 As streams of water in the south,
our bondage, Lord, recall.
5 Who sow in tears, a reaping time
of joy enjoy they shall.
6 That man who, bearing precious seed,
in going forth doth mourn,
He doubtless, bringing back his sheaves,
rejoicing shall return.