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O Let The Heart Beat High With Bliss

This hymn was used for Vespers I & II of the Feast of the Sweetest Name of Jesus (Aug. 7) 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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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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An Image Of That Heavenly Light

This hymn is used for Vespers I 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) where it … Continue reading

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Son Of A Virgin, Maker Of Thy Mother

This hymn is used for Matins in the Common of Virgins in the Extraordinary form of the Roman Breviary. The whole hymn is used for Virgin Martyrs, verses 1, 4 & 5 are used for a Virgin who is not a Martyr … Continue reading

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He Whose Confession God Of Old Accepted

This hymn is used for Vespers and Matins in the Common of a Confessor and Bishop as well as of a Confessor who is not a Bishop in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. In the Ordinary Form, it … Continue reading

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O Glorious King Of Martyr Hosts

This hymn is used for Lauds on feasts of more than one Martyr in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary and Office of Readings on the same type of feast in the Ordinary Form. It was also used for Lauds … Continue reading

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Martyr Of God, Whose Strength Was Steeled

This hymn is used for Lauds on feasts of one Martyr in the Common of the Saints for both Forms of the Roman Breviary. It was used for Vespers I and Matins in the Common for one Martyr in the … Continue reading

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