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Two Noble Saints

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Translator: Anne K. LeCroy

Rev. Anne LeCroy was a professor of English at East Tennessee State University. Following her work as a translator she was a vocational deacon in the diocese of East Tennessee, serving St. Timothy's in Kingsport, and St. John's in Johnson city. Dianne Shapiro, from email sent by Rev. Margaret Zeller, Rector, St. Christopher's, Kingsport Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Two noble saints both rooted
Title: Two Noble Saints
Latin Title: Decora Lux aeternitatis auream
Translator: Anne K. LeCroy
Meter: 7.6.7.6
Language: English
Copyright: © 1982, Anne LeCroy

Tune

ELLACOMBE

Published in a chapel hymnal for the Duke of Würtemberg (Gesangbuch der Herzogl, 1784), ELLACOMBE (the name of a village in Devonshire, England) was first set to the words "Ave Maria, klarer und lichter Morgenstern." During the first half of the nineteenth century various German hymnals altered the…

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DE EERSTEN ZIJN DE LAATSTEN


AVE CAILI JAUNA


Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)

Journeysongs (2nd ed.) #517

Journeysongs (3rd ed.) #495

RitualSong (2nd ed.) #976

RitualSong #880

The Hymnal 1982 #273

The Hymnal 1982 #274

Worship (3rd ed.) #699

Worship (4th ed.) #879

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