O saving Victim (John Stainer)

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Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2010-07-22).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 53 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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Editor: Graeme Martin (submitted 2002-03-09).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 71 kB   Copyright: Personal
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General Information

Title: O saving Victim
Composer: John Stainer

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredIntroitEucharistic song

Language: English
Instruments: Organ

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Original text and translations

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O saving Victim, slain for us.
The gates of heaven to us unfold!
Fierce foes are nigh and woes assail;
Grant succour, give us victory!
O saving Victim, slain for us!

An English version of O salutaris hostia. The Latin original and other translations may be found here.