Category Archives: Morning Office

O Saviour Jesu, Not Alone

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Solemnity of All Saints in the both Forms of the Roman Breviary. It is also used for Vespers I & Matins on All Saints in the Sarum Breviary. It is used for … Continue reading

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Christ, The Fair Glory Of The Holy Angels

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Feast of St. Michael as well as Vespers in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. On the Feast of St. Raphael, its first verse and the last three verses are used … Continue reading

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O Light Of Light, By Love Inclined

This hymn is used for Lauds & Vespers II on the Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord (Aug. 6) in the Sarum Breviary. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) … Continue reading

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Mary, Weep Not, Weep No Longer

This hymn was used for Lauds & Vespers II on the Feast of St. Mary Magdalen (Jul. 22) in the Sarum Breviary. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it … Continue reading

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With Gold Most Precious, And With Sanguine Hues Of Morn

The entirety of the hymn was used for Vespers and Matins on the Feast of Sts. Peter and Paul (June 29) in the Sarum Breviary. The use in the Roman Breviary is more complicated, and the translation below clearly follows … Continue reading

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Let Thine Example, Holy John, Remind Us

This hymn is used for the Solemnity of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist (June 24) in both Forms of the Roman Breviary and in the Sarum Breviary. Part I is used for Vespers, Part II for Matins/Office of … Continue reading

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O Glorious Maid, Exalted Far

This hymn was used for Lauds in the Sarum Breviary for the feasts of the Immaculate Conception, the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Annunciation, the Assumption and the Nativity of the BVM. This is the original text of … Continue reading

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