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"Hosanna": Behind the song

Where do you turn in the blackest of nights? Maybe to a friend or a loved one.  Perhaps to God.  Maybe you turn to anger; deny the darkness itself. Blame another for turning out the lights. Wait for someone else to turn the lights back on.

In Hebrew, Hosanna means “save, rescue, or savior.” In Christianity, the word means “praise.” More broadly, Hosanna means a cry expressing an appeal for divine help...