532. Sheaves of Wheat (Una espiga)

Text Information
First Line: Sheaves of wheat turned by sunlight into gold (Una espiga dorada por el sol)
Title: Sheaves of Wheat (Una espiga)
Spanish Title: Una espiga
Author: Cesáreo Gabaráin (1973)
Translator: Mary Louise Bringle (2008)
Publication Date: 2013
Meter: 10.10.13.10
Scripture: Isaiah 25:6-9; Matthew 26:26-30; Mark 14:22-26; Luke 22:19-20; Romans 15:5-6; 1 Corinthians 11:23-26; Ephesians 4:1-6; Titus 3:3-7
Topic: Eucharist; Lord's Supper; Communion
Language: English; Spanish
Copyright: © 1973 Cesáreo Gabaráin (Published by OCP)
Tune Information
Name: UNA ESPIGA
Composer: Cesáreo Gabaráin (1973)
Harmonizer: Skinner Chávez-Melo (1987)
Meter: 10.10.13.10
Key: A Major
Copyright: © 1973 Cesáreo Gabaráin (Published by OCP); Harm. © 1987 OCP


Text Information:

This text by a leading Spanish author-composer expands vivid images of grain and grape used to provide bread and wine for the celebration of the Lord’s Supper into symbols of the interconnection of all human experience, but especially of the shared life in Christian community.


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