Month: July 2014

Pange Lingua

My 1st graders have spent the week working on Pange Lingua, a traditional Roman Catholic hymn. According to Wikipedia: Pange Lingua Gloriosi Corporis Mysterium is a hymn written by St Thomas Aquinas (1225–1274) for the Feast of Corpus Christi . It is also sung on Maundy Thursday, during the procession from the church to the …

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Draw Near and Take

My 1st graders have spent the last week or so learning the hymn, Draw Near and Take. We’ve listened to several variations of the hymn, and so far this is the most beautiful, thought-provoking version we’ve listened to.