Pange Lingua

Pange Lingua may refer to either of two Mediaeval Latin hymns of the Roman Catholic Church:

  • Pange Lingua Gloriosi Proelium Certaminis - by Venantius Fortunatus, 6th Century, celebrating the Passion of Jesus Christ. (Also sometimes found as Pange Lingua Gloriosi Lauream Certaminis)
  • Pange Lingua Gloriosi Corporis Mysterium - by Thomas Aquinas, 13th Century, celebrating the Institution of the Eucharist.

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... The Missa Pange lingua is a musical setting of the Ordinary of the Mass by Franco-Flemish composer Josquin des Prez, probably dating from around 1515, near the end of his life ... Most likely his last mass, it is an extended fantasia on the Pange Lingua hymn, and is one of Josquin's most famous mass settings ...
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... The hymn on which the mass is based is the famous Pange Lingua gloriosi, by Thomas Aquinas, which is used for the Vespers of Corpus Christi, and which is also ... As such, the Missa Pange lingua is considered to be one of the finest examples of a paraphrase mass ... Agnus Dei Most of the movements begin with literal quotations from the Pange lingua hymn, but the entire tune does not appear until near the end, in the last section of the ...