Misit Herodes rex manus (Jacob Handl)
- Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2014-05-14). Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 151 kB Copyright: CPDL
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Title: Misit Herodes rex manus
Composer: Jacob Handl
Text: Acts 12:1-3a
Description: Motet for the feast of St. James the Greater.
Original text and translations
Misit Herodes rex manus, ut affligeret quosdam de ecclesia;
Herod the king stretched forth his hands, to afflict some of the church;