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Servant of the Word

Author: Edward M. Grosz

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First Line: Servant of the Word
Author: Edward M. Grosz
Language: English
Copyright: Used by permission

Tune

SICILIAN MARINERS

SICILIAN MARINERS is traditionally used for the Roman Catholic Marian hymn "O Sanctissima." According to tradition, Sicilian seamen ended each day on their ships by singing this hymn in unison. The tune probably traveled from Italy to Germany to England, where The European Magazine and London Review…

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