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Music Notes | Easter Day

One of the Easter hymns enjoying perhaps the most widespread use in English-speaking Christianity is ‘Jesus Christ is risen today’ (207). Behind the English text lie a Latin trope, or expansion, of the ‘Let us bless the Lord’ sung at … Continue reading

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Music Notes | Last Sunday after the Epiphany – Feast of St. David (Observed)

The Transfiguration is one of a series of manifestations in the Gospel accounts by which Jesus is revealed to be the Son of God. It tells in concrete, narrative terms what is already affirmed in passages such as Sunday’s Epistle: … Continue reading

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