Canticle of Mary/Luke 1:46-55

My soul glorifies the Lord, my spirit rejoices in God, my Savior

Author (Antiphon): Robert J. Batastini; Author (Verses): Ladies of the Grail
Published in 6 hymnals

Author (Antiphon): Robert J. Batastini

Robert J. Batastini is the retired vice president and senior editor of GIA Publications, Inc., Chicago. Bob has over fifty-five years of service in pastoral music ministry, having served several parishes in the Archdiocese of Chicago and one in the Diocese of Joliet. He served as executive editor and project director for the Worship hymnals (three editions), Gather hymnals (three editions), Catholic Community Hymnal, and as executive editor of RitualSong. In 1993 he became the first recipient of the Father Lawrence Heimann Citation for lifetime contribution to church music and liturgy in the U.S., awarded by St. Joseph's College, Rensselaer, Indiana, and was named "Pastoral Musician of the Year-2000" by the National Association of Pasto… Go to person page >

Author (Verses): Ladies of the Grail

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Text Information

First Line: My soul glorifies the Lord, my spirit rejoices in God, my Savior
Title: Canticle of Mary/Luke 1:46-55
Author (Antiphon): Robert J. Batastini
Author (Verses): Ladies of the Grail
Refrain First Line: My soul rejoices, my soul rejoices in my god
Publication Date: 1994
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1994.



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Catholic Book of Worship III #674
Gather Comprehensive #145
Worship (4th ed.) #121a
Worship (4th ed.) #121b
Worship (4th ed.) #121c
Worship: a hymnal and service book for Roman Catholics (3rd ed.) #88