- (Posted 2016-03-30) CPDL #39133:
- Editor: Corinne Cooze (submitted 2016-03-30). Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 169 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Direct transcription, lowered M2 for S/ATTB choirs, as original alto line is too low (and also too high to be tenor) for most SATB choirs.
Title: Cum venerit Paraclitus (given in LU and modern books as Dum venerit Paraclitus)
Composer: Heinrich Isaac
Number of voices: 4vv Voicings: STTB or ATTB
Genre: Sacred, Motet, Communion for 4th Sunday after Easter
Instruments: A cappella
First published: 1550 in Choralis Constantinus, Volume 1
Description: Polyphonic Communio for the 4th Sunday after Easter (EF), also known as "Dum venerit Paraclitus"
Original text and translations
Cum* venerit Paraclitus Spiritus veritatis,
ille arguet mundum de peccato
et de iustitia, et de judicio.
- In Solsemes publications the first word is given as "Dum".
| English translation
When the Paraclete, the Spirit of truth, is come,
He will convince the world of sin,
and of justice and of judgement.
| English translation|
When the Paraclete shall come, the Spirit of truth,
He shall convince the world of sin,
and of justice, and of judgment,
Translation by St Ann choir