Thus Far Did I Come, by Helen Williams
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John Bunyan's Dream
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For unaccompanied four-part choir.
Occasions
Communion motet, especially suited to passiontide.
Bunyan's feast day is 30th August.
For similar occasions
Great is Your Faithfulness
Lux Benigna Descant
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In John Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress, Christian carries a burden on his back until he sees the cross of Jesus. The burden falls off and Christian sings these words.

Recording courtesy of St Martin's Church Choir, Epsom, conducted by Paul Johnson-Hyde.
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