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Music Notes | Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost

The Collect (Prayer) of the Day appointed for each liturgical occasion can sometimes be easy to overlook, especially in Ordinary Time, when the Collects are rarely thematically related to the appointed lessons, but the body of Collects contains many fine … Continue reading

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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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