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Handel’s Messiah

One of the highlights of attending Ambassador Baptist College was being able to participate in the chorale singing Handel’s Messiah. I have several favorite songs, but the most familiar is the “Hallelujah Chorus”. George Fredrick Handel (1685-1759) composed this in 1741. With a consuming intensity, he accomplished it in twenty-four days. It is said that he paid little…