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CONSOLE MY PEOPLE. (Is 40, 1-11)

    Mi-
A.  CONSOLE MY PEOPLE
         La-                        Si7
    AND SPEAK TO THE HEART OF JERUSALEM,
    
    AND SHOUT THAT HER SLAVERY
         Mi- 
    IS ENDED.


    Sol                        La Si
C.  Oye, a voice in the desert shouts:
       La-               Si7         Mi-
    Prepare the way, the path to the Lord!


    Mi-         La-                 Mi-  
A.  BECAUSE THE LORD IS COMING WITH POWER,
                   Si7 
    HE BRINGS WITH HIM THE REWARD.
           La-                  Mi-
    LIKE A SHEPHERD GATHERS THE FLOCK,
                 Si7          Mi-
    CARRYING THE LAMBS ON HIS BREAST.


    Mi-    La-                         Mi-  
C.  Like a shepherd, He leads slowly, slowly
        Si7 
    the mother ewes.
           La-                      Mi-
    Like a shepherd, carries on his shoulders (*)  
        Si7  Mi-
    the lost sheep.


       Mi-
A.  CONSOLE MY PEOPLE ...


(*) melisma