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Giving Thanks

Canticle of the Turning (melody)

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TEXT: Rory Cooney, b. 1952, based on the Magnificat MUSIC: Irish traditional Text © 1990 GIA Publications, Inc. Arr. © 1990 GIA Publications, Inc.

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