Ecce sacerdos magnus, qui in diebus suis placuit Deo. Ideo jurejando fecit illum Dominus crescere in plebem suam. Benedictionem omnium gentium dedit illi, et testamentum suum confirmavit super caput ejus.
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Homero da Sá Barreto (1854 - 1924), "Ecce sacerdos magnus" [voice and piano] [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]
- by (Joseph) Anton Bruckner (1824 - 1896), "Ecce sacerdos magnus", WAB. 13 (1885), published 1911 [ chorus, three trombones, and organ], motet; Vienna: Universal Edition [ sung text checked 1 time]
Researcher for this text: Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]
This text was added to the website: 2010-02-05
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Word count: 30