Ah, but Handel's lyrics are so wonderfully to the point, and not having my old cassette of the entire concert at hand, I went scrounging for a public domain version.
"And the Glory. . . " from "The Messiah" by George Friedrich Handel, The Choir of the King's College, Cambridge. MIT Chamber Chorus
Royal Philharmonic Chorus and Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham, conducting. Recorded 1959.
Comfort Ye My People, Jon Vickers, RPO, Beecham. Recorded 1959.
The Entire Concert of Handel's Messiah as presented on "Friday Night at the Opera" on KXPR Capital Public Radio, Sacromento, 18 Dec 2009.