I give you a new commandment (John Sheppard)
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Title: I give you a new commandment
Composer: John Sheppard
Source of text: St John 13 vv. 34, 35.
First published: written c.1545
Manuscript c.1560-1590 in British Library Add. MS 30480-30483 (Hamond Partbooks), no. 19
Manuscript c. 1625-1640 in the Peterhouse Partbooks: Latter Caroline Set (John Cosin)
Original text and translations
I give you a new commandment:
that ye love one another e'en as I have loved you.
By this all men shall know that ye are my disciples.
- See also A new commandment