Hymns for Liturgy of the Hours translated in new book
March 08, 2013
A book of hymns for the Liturgy of the Hours in
Ordinary Time has been translated from the original Latin by Fr.
Harry Hagan, OSB, and Fr. Keith McClellan.
Eternal Glory of the Skies is now available at The
Scholar Shop bookstore, located on the Saint Meinrad Seminary and
School of Theology campus in St. Meinrad, IN.
Fr. Harry, a Benedictine monk of Saint Meinrad Archabbey and a
teacher of biblical poetry in the Seminary and School of Theology,
translated the hymns for Lauds, Daytime Prayer and Compline.
Fr. Keith, a priest of the Diocese of Gary, IN, and a former
editor and author at Abbey Press in St. Meinrad, translated the
hymns for Vespers.
According to the authors, "These translations build on the poetry
of the original text while opening new doors for the Christian
imagination. They have been translated in the hope that they will
be used in prayer."
The cost of the softcover book is $6.95. You can also order online