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a shout or song of praise to God

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And yet I do know that as I listened from that door, vividly aware of the man in the hospital bed - and vividly aware of the worlds separating us and connecting us - that the room was filled with a cappella alleluias.
Also worthy of comment is the melody employed for one of the three alleluias, Nonne cor nostrum.
For Palm Sunday in Year C Wenk suggests the choir sing the Alleluia from Jean Berger's jubilant "Brazilian Psalm," but the mood is wrong for this service, and, besides, most churches using the Revised Common Lectionary discourage the singing of alleluias during Lent or Holy Week.
The essay on Roethke describes his "sacramental vision" of things: "Indeed, there is rarely to be found in the literature of our period a body of poetry so predominantly psalmic and doxological as Roethke's: almost everywhere, it seems, the poet's voice is lifted up in jubilant alleluias .
When I'm among them I say all the Glorias and Alleluias and Amens, and often I really mean it.
A singer without Allison Bell's power and projection might have been overwhelmed by so much orchestral posturing (which Volkov admittedly did little to minimise), but this remarkable soprano coped with everything thrown at her, grabbing every opportunity for expressive display and, notably in the Alleluias of the first song, rejoicing in the sheer voluptuousness of the music.
Can Easter alleluias resound when we are increasingly asked to silently pay our taxes for grueling war, for new generations of nuclear weapons, for the largest military establishment in the history of the world?
Come for the irrepressible joy that bursts out in alleluias long withheld from a world that could surely use them.
Once again we journey from ashes to alleluias, from ".
Constant's plainsong-inspired Alleluias opened proceedings, then Bolcom's organ work Free Fantasia, based on two gospel tunes, took us on a highly-coloured journey from darkness to light, the gradual crescendo to the end highlighting the vast resources of the Symphony Hall organ, crowned by a blaze of trumpets with full organ tutti.
Easter Sunday begins with a late night of readings, Baptisms, and alleluias, and rounds out with chocolate bunnies and baked ham.
Hear the Alleluias in this psalm during the season of Easter.