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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