O bread to pilgrims given

O bread to pilgrims given. Ray Palmer* (1808-1887). This is a translation of ‘O esca viatorum’*, one of many translations of the hymn at one time thought to be by Thomas Aquinas*. It appeared in The Sabbath Hymn Book: for the Service of Song in the House of the Lord (New York and Boston, 1858), edited by Lowell Mason*, Edwards Amasa Park, and Austin Phelps. It has been included in many books: in Britain it has been set to PASSION CHORALE, by Hans Leo...

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