GOD’S BLESSING IN THE HOME
A perfect piece of music for the first night of retreat at The Casa, in Paradise Valley (Arizona). After all psalm 127 (Psalm 126 in the Latin vulgate) does speak about sleep.
The lines in this largo read in Latin: “cum dederit dilectis suis somnum, ecce hereditas Domini filii mercis fructus ventris” (127:2b-127:3 in the English translation below.)
The whole psalm reads:
127:1 Unless Yahweh builds the house,
those who build it labour in vain.
Unless Yahweh watch...