Tag Archives: Carl Daw

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

Posted in Music Notes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Music Notes | Easter Day

Music Notes | 23rd Sunday after Pentecost

The Parable of the Ten Bridesmaids (or Wise and Foolish Virgins), Matthew 25.1–13, is a linchpin text in a crucial symbolic narrative describing the final coming of Christ, which we celebrate from All Saints’ Day through the first Sunday of … Continue reading

Posted in Music Notes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Music Notes | 23rd Sunday after Pentecost

Music Notes | Sixth Sunday of Easter

‘O God, you have prepared for those who love you such good things as surpass our understanding: Pour into our hearts such love towards you, that we, loving you in all things and above all things, may obtain your promises…’Thus … Continue reading

Posted in Music Notes | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Music Notes | Sixth Sunday of Easter