Hymn of the Week: ‘The Glory of These Forty Days’

Posted March 4, 2018 9:44 pm by Deacon Greg Kandra

Hymn of the Week: ‘The Glory of These Forty Days’

We hear this hymn during Lent, and this week it’s the processional at my parish. It has the distinction of having been written by St. Gregory the Great (though some scholars dispute that and suggest its actual authorship is unknown.) Nonetheless, it has a long and venerable history. Some background:  The Glory of These Forty Read More…

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