“Behold, you desire truth in the inward being” : Allegri

Psalm 51, a Psalm of penitence

“Have mercy upon me, O God “

“…blot out my transgressions.”

“Renew a right spirit in me”

“Behold, you desire truth in the inward being”

 

 

Here, background involving a pope and Mozart and a performance of Miserere Mei Deus – Gregorio Allegri (1630):

Miserere Mei Deus – Gregorio Allegri (1630)