sursum corda


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sursum corda

(ˈsɜːsəm ˈkɔːdə)
n
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) RC Church a Latin versicle meaning Lift up your hearts, said by the priest at Mass
2. a cry of exhortation, hope, etc
[C16: Latin, literally: up hearts]
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Noun1.sursum corda - (Roman Catholic Church) a Latin versicle meaning `lift up your hearts'
versicle - a short verse said or sung by a priest or minister in public worship and followed by a response from the congregation
Church of Rome, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church, Roman Catholic - the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
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In The Adventures of Robin Hood, Korngold's 1919 concert overture Sursum Corda "pervades virtually the entire score," including Robin's theme and the Love theme (Winters 98).
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From his various "pulpits," which included editorship of the Paulist monthly, The Catholic World, his weekly syndicated column, Sursum Corda, and as a regular contributor to NBC's "The Catholic Hour" national radio broadcasts, James Gillis, like all Americans, searched for a way out of the Great Depression which had gripped the nation beginning in October 1929.
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Tendriamos a un presidente tan inteligente, que me derroto siempre, a pesar de que me sentia el sursum corda, en aquellas discusiones interminables y salpicadas de gracia y de desgracia, que nos ocupaban.
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