Official hymn for Jubilee on YouTube

Opens with 'Misericordes sicut Pater'

(ANSA) - Vatican City, August 6 - The official hymn of the Vatican's Jubilee year was released on YouTube Thursday. It opens with the Latin words "Misericordes sicut Pater", which is the motto of the Jubilee, "Merciful was the Father," from the Gospel according to St. Luke.
    The authors of the music, English composer Paul Inwood and Jesuit Fr. Eugenio Costa, have donated all proceeds from the rights to the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelisation, Vatican Radio said.
    The recording was made at the Pontifical Musical Chapel, directed by the maestro Mons. Massimo Palombella, curated by Vatican Radio.
   

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