744. O Trinity of blessed light

1 O Trinity of blessed light,
O Unity of royal might,
the fiery sun now goes its way;
shed thou within our hearts thy ray.

2 To thee our morning song of praise,
to thee our evening prayer we raise;
O grant us with thy saints on high
to praise thee through eternity.

3 To God the Father, heav’nly Light,
to Christ revealed in earthly night,
to God the Holy Ghost we raise
our equal and unceasing praise.

Text Information
First Line: O Trinity of blessed light
Title: O Trinity of blessed light
Original Language: Latin
Translator: John Mason Neale (1818-1866) (6th century)
Author (st. 3): Charles Coffin, St. 3 (1676-1749)
Translator (st. 3): John Chandler (1806-1876)
Publication Date: 1997
Meter: LM
Topic: Hymns and Spiritual Songs: Threefold God: God
Source: Latin
Language: English
Tune Information
Name: ST. MARTIN
Composer: James Woodman (b. 1957)
Meter: LM
Key: G Major
Copyright: © 1997 Church Pension Fund.



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