Episode 165: Agnus Dei, Nunc Dimittis, and the Druids
The Manly Doctors discuss the backstory to “Now Thank We All Our God” as well as the Agnus Dei and Nunc Dimittis of the Liturgy. Donofrio talks about his upcoming cruise and there is a lively debate over whether Rowan Williams really is a Druid. Add a bit of Thanksgiving and Advent, shake, pour over ice, and you have some vintage GW.
“Now Thank We All Our God” – Cambridge Singers, John Rutter, cond.
“Stonehenge” – Spinal Tap
Hallelujah – Leonard Cohen
“Turkish Delight” – Don Tiki
“Lo, He Comes With Clouds Descending”