Songs in Waiting: Spiritual Reflections on the Middle Eastern Songs Surrounding Christ's Birth
Number of Pages: 112
Vendor: Church Publishing Inc.
Publication Date: 2009
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This is a short book of spiritual meditations for the Advent season on the four "Middle Eastern" songs sung around the birth of Jesus: canticles that play an important role in the liturgical worship of the church over the centuries. These canticles include: the Song of Mary (Magnificat), Song of Zechariah (Benedictus), Song of the Angels (Gloria), and Song of Simeon (Nunc Dimittis). The devotions emphasize the Middle Eastern cultural elements of these songs.