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musings of a young Catholic aspiring to be faithful to his Lord and God Jesus Christ through His Holy Catholic Church

Lord Of Creation, Bow Thine Ear, O Christ, To Hear

This hymn was used for Vespers I & Matins in the Common of the Apostles & Evangelists in the Sarum Breviary. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is … Continue reading

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All Things Are Thine; No Gift Have We

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed as a hymn for the dedication or restoration of a Church: All things are thine; no gift have we, Lord of … Continue reading

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Sion’s Daughters! Sons Of Jerusalem!

This hymn is used as the sequence hymn for Mass for a Dedication of a Church in the Sarum Missal. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed … Continue reading

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Hierusalem Et Sion Filiæ

This hymn is used as the sequence hymn for Mass for a Dedication of a Church in the Sarum Missal. This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the Sarum Missal: *Hierusalem et Sion filiæ, Cœtus(1) omnis … Continue reading

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Father Most Holy, Merciful And Tender

This hymn was used for Lauds on Trinity Sunday in the Sarum Breviary. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed as the Morning Office hymn for Trinity … Continue reading

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Come, O Creator Spirit, Come

This hymn to the Holy Spirit is used frequently in the life of the Church, including ordinations, Pentecost and Confirmation. In the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary, it is used for Vespers on Pentecost. According to the Liber Hymnarius, … Continue reading

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Rejoice! The Year Upon Its Way

This hymn is used for Lauds on Pentecost in both Forms of the Roman Breviary. It was also used as the hymn for Vespers II on Pentecost in the Sarum Breviary and as the hymn for Lauds & Vespers II … Continue reading

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