Song for a sacred banquet: O Sacrum Convivium

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This is one my favorite pieces of music: O Sacrum Convivium. I've sung it several times in choral groups over the years and have always been grateful for those opportunities.  The words were written by St. Thomas Aquinas; this musical setting is by Remondi.  It's an antiphon proper to the liturgy for this weekend's feast of Corpus Christi.
O sacrum convivium!
O sacred banquet!
in quo Christus sumitur:
in which Christ is received,
recolitur memoria passionis eius:
the memory of his Passion is renewed,
mens impletur gratia:
the mind is filled with grace,
et futurae gloriae nobis pignus datur.
and a pledge of future glory to us is given.

- St. Thomas Aquinas

"O Sacrum Convivium" Roberto Remondi by Mount St. Mary's Vesper's Schola on Grooveshark


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