¡Gloria en las alturas!

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Author: William Loperena

William Loperena, O.P. Father William Loperena was born in Moca, Puerto Rico on December 14, 1935. He was the middle son of Evaristo Loperena Ortega and America Soto Hernández. Raised in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico where he studied at the Colegio San Carlos. He attended the diocesan seminar San Ildefonso in Aibonito, Puerto Rico. Eventually joined the Order of Preachers known as Dominicans on August 16, 1955. Studied philosophy in Dover, Massachusetts, Washington and theology in Nijmegen, Holland. He became an ordained priest in the Netherlands on September 25, 1961. In 1968, he composed a complete Catholic mass infused with cultural elements of Puerto Rico including folk music and deeply rooted traditions which he called Misa Jíbara th… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Por tu inmensa gloria
Title: ¡Gloria en las alturas!
Author: William Loperena
Meter: Irregular
Source: Basado en el Gloria in Excelsis
Language: Spanish
Refrain First Line: ¡Gloria en las alturas y en la tierra paz!
Copyright: © Orden de Predicadores



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