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John Bressler - Sunday is Easter and I cannot help but sing

John Bressler - Sunday is Easter and I cannot help but sing

John Bressler - Sunday is Easter and I cannot help but sing

John Bressler


    This past Thursday, our choir sang the beautifully haunting "Song of the Shadows" by Joseph M. Martin during the Tenebrae service. It is a way to remember the suffering of Jesus. Words and music hardly seem appropriate, and yet there is something about our trying to understand this sacrifice of our Lord that must be expressed with our entire being. When we sing, listen to the music and observe the darkness that surrounds this moment in time, it is as though we are weeping uncontrollably, tearing our clothing as a symbol of anguish and feeling our heart breaking because we ...


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