A descending minor melody movingly depicts the Gethsemane scene. The second stanza is followed by an effective tonality shift to the parallel major for the Ubi caritas text. Teaching suggestions abound!
Voicing: Unison with a narrator
Composer: Helen Kemp
Text Author: Helen Kemp
Season: General/Ordinary, Lent
Lectionary: Year A - Lent - Liturgy of the Passion/Palm Sunday