99. My Soul Gives Glory to My God (Song of Mary)

Text Information
First Line: My soul gives glory to my God
Title: My Soul Gives Glory to My God (Song of Mary)
Original Language: Latin
Author: Miriam Therese Winter (1979, rev. 1987)
Meter: CM
Language: English
Publication Date: 2013
Topic: Jesus Christ: Advent; Justice
Copyright: © 1978, 1987 Medical Mission Sisters
Tune Information
Harmonizer: C. Winfred Douglas (1940)
Meter: CM
Key: f minor
Source: Wyeth's Repository of Sacred Music, 1813
Copyright: Harm. © 1943, 1961, 1985 Church Pension Fund

Text Information:

This 20th-century paraphrase is based on the Song of Mary (Luke 1:46–55), commonly known by its opening Latin word, Magnificat. This song of praise offers clear reminders that God’s purposes often lead to the reversal of human values, exalting the poor and dethroning the mighty.

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