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BLESS THE LORD MY SOUL. (Tob 13, 10-18)

    Mi-                Re
C.  Bless the Lord, my soul.
                              Mi-
    Bless the Lord, the great King,
                          Re
    because she will be rebuilt
                     Mi- 
    Jerusalem, Jerusalem.


                     Re
A.  JERUSALEM, JERUSALEM
                     Mi-  
    JERUSALEM, JERUSALEM.
                       Re
    JERUSALEM REBUILT AGAIN,
                 Mi-  
    JERUSALEM FOREVER.


    Mi-                  Re
C.  Your doors will be rebuilt
                        Mi-
    with sapphires and emeralds,
                              Re 
    your walls with precious stones,
                          Mi-
    your towers with pure gold.


                             Re 
    Your squares inlaid with rubies,
                              Mi- 
    your streets with gold of Ophir.
                                    Re
    In your doors there will be exultation,
                                 Mi-  
    in your houses there will be singing:


                     Re
A.  JERUSALEM, JERUSALEM ...


    Mi-                                      Re
C.  Your light will arise to the ends of the earth.
                                Mi-
    To you numerous people will come;
                           Re 
    the inhabitants of the nations
                                        Mi-
    will come towards the abode of your Name.


                      Re
    Generations will exult, 
                Mi-
    people will sing:
                                Re
    and in her the Name of your Chosen One
                               Mi-   
    will be forever, will be forever!

                     Re
A.  JERUSALEM, JERUSALEM ...


    Mi-                    Re
C.  Cursed are those who insult you
                            Mi-
    cursed are those who destroy you.
                                       Re
    Cursed are those who demolish your walls,
                       Mi-
    who tear down your towers.


        Re                 Mi-    
    But blessed, blessed forever
                    Re                              Mi- 
    are those who rebuild you, those who build you again.


                          Re
    Blessed are those who love you,
                                      Mi-  
    those who rejoice because of your peace.
                                     Re 
    Because in your doors they will exult,  |
                             Mi-            | (ASS.RPT.)
    in your houses they will sing:          |


                     Re
A.  JERUSALEM, JERUSALEM ...
          Mi-      Re                 Mi- 
    ALLELUIA ALLELUIA, ALLELUIA ALLELUIA 
           Re                Mi-
    ALLELUIA ALLELUIA, ALLELUIA ALLELUIA