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This is a hymn to the Mother of God, sung in honor of her entry into the Temple in Jerusalem (which is celebrated in the Byzantine Rite on November 21). The text is that of Father William Levkulic and Cantor Jerry Jumba, who also published an English translation, Sound the trumpet.

This hymn was reviewed as part of the Hymnal Project of the Metropolitan Cantor Institute. See the discussion page.


This hymn included in the L'viv Pisnoslovets (1909) as hymn 99, with seven verses.

Three verses, with music, were included in the Marian Hymnal (1984) on page 42.