Monthly Archives: July 2017

All Praise To Thee My God This Night

All praise to Thee, my God, this night, For all the blessings of the light! Keep me, O keep me, King of kings, Beneath Thine own almighty wings. Forgive me, Lord, for Thy dear Son, The ill that I this … Continue reading

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O God Of All The Strength And Power

This hymn is used for None on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary form and the Ordinary Form. This is the text as it appears in Hymns Ancient & Modern 1867 edition: O God, of all the strength … Continue reading

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Arise The Kingdom Is At Hand

Arise, the kingdom is at hand, The King is drawing nigh; Arise with joy, thou faithful band, To meet the Lord most high! Look up, ye souls, weighed down with care, The Sovereign is not far; Look up, faint hearts, … Continue reading

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Auf, Auf, Ihr Reichsgenossen

Auf, auf, ihr Reichsgenoßen, Eur König kommt heran! Empfahet unverdroßen Den großen Wundermann. Ihr Christen, geht herfür, Laßt uns vor allen Dingen Ihm Hosianna singen Mit heiliger Begier. Auf, ihr betrübten Herzen, Der König ist gar nah! Hinweg, all’ Angst … Continue reading

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Iesu Sacerdotum Decus

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds in the Common for Bishops in the Paris Breviary (1736). Iesu, Sacerdotum decus, In hac die, qua gloria Sanctum coronas Præsulem, Votis adesto supplicum. Sui probatus præmium Amoris, et pignus tui, … Continue reading

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Christe Decreto Patris Institutus

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns in the Common for Bishops in the Paris Breviary (1736). Christe, decreto Patris institutus Pontifex summo, tibi, qui fideles Quos legis, formas populis regendis Ipse ministros: Hunc iuvat festo celebrare cantu, … Continue reading

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Christe Pastorum Caput Atque Princeps

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers I & II in the Common for Bishops in the Paris Breviary (1736). Christe, Pastorum caput atque princeps, Præsulis festam venerata lucem, Debitis supplex tua templa votis Turba frequentat. Ille non … Continue reading

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