Come, Emmanuel, Come is an anthem Advent. Suggested corresponding lectionary readings include Psalm , Isaiah 9: and , Mark , and 2 Peter a. One basic homiletical theme is preparing for the Messiah, who will bring light to our darkness and comfort to those in distress.
The words to “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel” are a translation of the Catholic Latin text “Veni, veni, Emmanuel” by John Mason Neale in the midth century. Their origins are very old indeed, and may date as far back as the 12th century. They were of such importance in medieval days that in monasteries a separate stanza, to be sung from.
A day-by-day list of important dates in hip hop – starting in , and running all the way up to the present! Given that Chuck D's the man in charge, the set focuses most strongly on the 80s and early 90s – with very strong chapters on through – where date after date seems to resonate with the kind of important hip hop event that we can hardly believe actually "happened", as.
Download/Stream the song "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel" from the album He Is Born on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, and other music services. Watch BYU Vocal Point's version on YouTube: Also available as physical sheet music HERE.