Saturday, December 24, 2011
Definitions for canticle
- A song, poem, or hymn especially of praise.
- One of the nonmetrical hymns or chants, chiefly from the Bible, used in church services.
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Citations for canticle
And, yes, finally, I understood the love in this canticle not just as love between man and woman as they unite, but between the Creator and His people, our Israel.
Of course, anyone who writes canticles must know the life of the saint to perfection, to the least trivial detail.