O lux et decus Hispaniae, a 5

O lux et decus Hispaniae, a 5

Resolutio In festo Sancti Iacobi [1583b]
Cramer: 
PH106

Description

There is a printed version in the anthology Florilegium sacrarum cantionum quinque vocum pro diebus dominis & festis totius anni, e celeberrimis mostri temporis musicispublished in Antwerp in 1609 by P. Phalese (Cramer PA4 1609[=RISM 1609-1])

Text


O Lux et decus Hispaniae


Sanctissime Iacobe


qui inter Apostolos


primatum tenens


primus eorum


martirio laureatus


alleluya.


 


[1583b]

Translation

O light and grace of Spain,


most holy James,


he who held primacy among the Apostles,


was the first of them


to take the laurels of martyrdom.


Alleluia.


 


[Translation: Nancho Álvarez]

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