Publication Date

2016

Abstract

The Faces of Mercy: An offering for the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy explores the theological theme of mercy in a newly created performance-piece by composer George Palmer, poet Kevin Brophy, painter Nike Arrighi Borghese, a video-art installation by producer/director Michael Campbell, and additional text based on the writings of Pope Francis and the psalms by Clare Johnson in collaboration with Michael Campbell.

Part 1: Despair, Desolation

  1. De profundis
  2. Psalm 69:1-3
  3. On the face of the deep
  4. Psalm 69:13c-15, 19-21,29a
  5. Our Human Hands
  6. From the Book of Examples
  7. From the Book of Examples Psalm 70:2
  8. Save us O Lord
  9. Psalm 69:1-3
  10. Elena
  11. Ps 69:16-18 Answer me, O Lord
  12. Kyrie Eleison

Part 2: Parson, Hope

  1. In the presence of the Lion
  2. No words of scorn
  3. Viator
  4. Psalm 67:7-11, Psalm 51:1-2, 6-7, 9
  5. Everything about to happen
  6. Isa 43:1-3

Part 3: Mercy, Love

  1. Meditation: part 1
  2. Grace
  3. Meditation: part 2 Merciful
  4. The words of Pope Francis
  5. All Bread
  6. A Figure
  7. The words of Pope Francis: Agents of Mercy
  8. The Mystery of Mercy
  9. The Pilgrim Way

See also, the full footage of the performance.

For ERA, this video file has been split into six individual MP4 files (each less than 30 MB in size) as follows:

  • File 1 (00:00 to 08:12 minutes)
  • File 2 (08:12 to 16:25 minutes)
  • File 3 (16:25 to 24:37 minutes)
  • File 4 (24:37 to 32:50 minutes)
  • File 5 (32:50 to 41:02 minutes)
  • File 6 (41:02 to 49:15 minutes)

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