An Unknown Choral Gem: Charles Gounod’s Seven Last Words of Christ
The article discusses the Seven Last Words of Christ that was recorded in the account of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. Among the Seven Last Words of Jesus include the first word Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they do which can be located in Luke 23:34, the second word Surely I say to you, today you will be with me in Paradise in Luke 23:43, and the third word Woman, behold your son! Behold your mother in John 19:26.
Vaughn Roste (2015).
An Unknown Choral Gem: Charles Gounod’s Seven Last Words of Christ. Choral Journal.53 (3), 10.