Whitehead W - Seven joys of Mary The

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Anthem

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Recorded on
23 January 2011

Words

1. The first good joy our Mary had,
It was the joy of one;
To see the blessed Jesus Christ
When he was first her son, good man:

And blessed may he be,
Both Father, Son, and Holy Ghost,
To all eternity.

2. The next good joy our Mary had,
It was the joy of two;
To see her own son Jesus Christ
To make the lame to go, good man:

Refrain

3. The next good joy our Mary had,
It was the joy of three;
To see her own son Jesus Christ
To make the blind to see, good man:

Refrain

4. The next good joy our Mary had,
It was the joy of four;
To see her own son Jesus Christ
To read the Bible o’er, good man:

Refrain

5. The next good joy our Mary had,
It was the joy of five;
To see her own son Jesus Christ
To raise the dead alive, good man:

Refrain

6. The next good joy our Mary had,
It was the joy of six;
To see her own son Jesus Christ
To bear the Crucifix, good man:

Refrain

7. The next good joy our Mary had,
It was the joy of seven;
To see her own son Jesus Christ
To wear the Crown of heaven, good man:

Refrain

Words Anonymous, 14th Century

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