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Tenebrae: Prayers For Mankind

Morning Prayer
A Prayer for Unity
A Prayer for Humanity
I Love You, Lord
A Prayer for the Gift of Wisdom and Love
A Prayer for the Disciples of Christ

Directed by Nigel Short

Prayers for Mankind celebrates the life and writings of Father Alexander Men, a Russian Orthodox Christian priest who, whilst being little known outside of his home country during his lifetime, has come to be hailed as a saint and martyr by thousands all over the world. 2010 marks the anniversary of what would have been his 85th Birthday, as well as 20 years since his brutal assassination on the way to a Sunday morning service. Following years of religious suppression under the communist regime, Father Alexander Men emerged as a leading Christian and humanitarian figure in Russia, through radio and TV broadcasts and his prolific written works. These prayers, set by Russian composer Alexander Levine, capture the beauty and humanity of Men's view of the world, and is brought vividly to life by Nigel Short's professional chamber choir Tenebrae.

Item code: 2393C | 1 CD | $14.95 |add item to cart
Choral | A Cappella | Mixed | England
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