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O God Of Light

Author: James Quinn, SJ, b. 1919

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First Line: O God of light, the dawning day
Title: O God Of Light
Author: James Quinn, SJ, b. 1919
Language: English
Copyright: Used by permission of Geoffrey Chapman. A division of Cassell PLC, London, England



PUER NOBIS is a melody from a fifteenth-century manuscript from Trier. However, the tune probably dates from an earlier time and may even have folk roots. PUER NOBIS was altered in Spangenberg's Christliches GesangbUchlein (1568), in Petri's famous Piae Cantiones (1582), and again in Praetorius's (P…

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Catholic Book of Worship III #13C
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