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'THE DREAM OF GERONTIUS'

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Part 2 Demons, Angelicals, and Souls
Introduction
Soul of Gerontius, I went to sleep ; and now I am refreshed
Angel, My work is done, My task is o'er
Angel and Soul, All hail, My child and brother, hail!
Demons, Lowborn clods of brute earth
Angel, It is the restless panting of their being
Demons, The mind bold and independent
Soul and Angel, I see not those false spirits
Angelicals, Praise to the Holiest in the height
Soul, The sound is like the rushing of the wind
Angelicals, Glory to Him
Angel, They sing of thy approaching agony
Soul, But hark! a grand mysterious harmony
Angel, And now the threshold as we traverse it
All Voices, Praise to the Holiest in the height
Angel and Soul, Thy judgment now is near
Angel of Agony, Jesu! by that shuddering dread which fell on Thee
Voices on Earth, Be merciful, be gracious, spare him, Lord
Angel, Praise to His Name Soul, Take me away
Souls in Purgatory, Lord, Thou hast been our refuge
Angel, Softly and gently, dearly-ransomed soul
Souls, Lord, Thou hast been our refuge
Angelicals, Praise to the Holiest
Tickets: Is. 6d. to 2s. may be obtained from the British Broadcasting Corporation, Broadcasting House, Portland Place, W.1., Messrs. Chappell's Box Office, [address removed] and the usual Agents.

Contributors

The Soul of Gerontius: Heddle Nash
Angel: Olga Haley
Angel of the Agony: Harold Williams






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