211. O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

Text Information
First Line: O come, O come, Emmanuel and ransom captive Israel
Title: O Come, O Come, Emmanuel
Translator (st. 4, 5cd, 6ab, 7: Laurence Hull Stookey (1986)
Translator (stanza 2): Henry Sloane Coffin (1916)
Meter: LM with Refrain
Source: 9th cent. Latin; Trans. stanzas 1, 3, 51b, 6cd, 7ab The Hymnal, 1940
Language: English
Refrain First Line: Rejoice! Rejoice! Emmanuel
Notes: Includes antiphons that may be read before and between hymn stanzas
Copyright: Antiphons © 1962 Sisters of St. Benedict.; Sts. 1, 3. 5ab, 6cd, 7ab © 1940, 1943, renewed 1981 The Church Pension Fund; Trans. sts. 4, 5cd, 6ab, 7cd © 1989 The United Methodist Publishing House.
Tune Information
Name: VENI EMMANUEL
Arranger and Harmonizer: Thomas Helmore (1854)
Meter: LM with Refrain
Key: e minor
Source: 15th cent. French



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