Jesus Chant

Here is a lovely middle-eastern setting of what we in the Latin church call the ‘Gloria’ — echoes tones Jesus likely intoned to the Father…

4 comments on “Jesus Chant

  1. whimsy says:

    Yes, the Gloria is a great doxology. When we were studying the Mass and came to the Creed, my ten year old said, “Mom, we just studied this at the beginning of the Mass.” I can see why she said it. Really, the Creed is a great doxology too!

  2. Contra says:

    I love how the Byzantine Churches sing everything a capella. I asked once why there were no instruments and I was told that the human voice was the only instrument given to us directly by God.

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