God’s Messenger, Theresa / Regis Superni Nuotai
Painting by Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640) – Courtesy of WikipediaPROPER OF SAINTS – God’s Messenger, Theresa is a translation by poet Daniel Joseph Donahoe (1853-1930) of Regis Superni Nuntiaby Pope Urban VIII (1568-1644). In the Roman Breviary Regis Superni Nuntia is traditionally sung at Vespers and Matins on October 15th, the Memorial of the Spanish Mystic and reformer of the Carmelite Order, St. Teresa of Ávila (1515-1582). God’s Messenger, Theresa can be sung to the hymn tune: Christus Der Ist Mein Leben, as featured in the following video. Tune: Christus Der Ist Mein Leben (with introduction) – Begins at 00:45GOD’S MESSENGER, THERESA by D. J.