[Santo, santo santo Dios de gloria y poder]

[Santo, santo santo Dios de gloria y poder]

Composer: William Loperena
Published in 3 hymnals

Composer: 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 >

Tune Information

Title: [Santo, santo santo Dios de gloria y poder]
Composer: William Loperena
Place Of Origin: Puerto Rico
Incipit: 35171 53517 16461
Key: C Major
Copyright: English/Spanish edition © 2000 General Board of Global Ministries



Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Caribbean Praise #10

Global Praise 2 #24

Singing the Faith #766

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