Wednesday, 23 March 2016 17:44

Stabat Mater (At the cross her stations keeping)

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Autor: Jacopone da Todi
Título: Stabat Mater
Stabat Mater Dolorosa is considered one of the seven greatest Latin hymns of all time. It is based upon the prophecy of Simeon that a sword was to pierce the heart of His mother, Mary (Lk 2:35). It is commonly sung in English during the Stations of the Cross.