Circa 1500-1549

Circa 1500, Hawley House, Blakeney, Gloucestershire, England.

August 23, 1549.

Hursley, Hampshire, England.

Sternhold, Groom of the Robes to Henry VIII and his son, is best known for publishing (with John Hopkins) the first metrical version of the Psalms, frequently known as the Old Version.

  1. Give to the Lord, Ye Potentates
  2. I Lift My Heart to Thee
  3. Lord Descended from Above, The
  4. O God, My God, Wherefore Dost Thou
  5. O God, My Strength and Fortitude
  6. Why Did the Gentiles Tumults Raise?