Category Archives: Chant Tone Unknown

Primo Deus Cæli Globum

This hymn is on the days of creation. The last thirteen stanzas are used as a hymn in and of themselves. John Mason Neale translates a portion of this hymn as a hymn for Saturday evening in his Hymnal Noted … Continue reading

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Miraculum Laudabile

This hymn was used for the Feast of The Ordination of St. Ambrose, Bishop, Confessor, Doctor and Patron (Dec. 7) in the Ambrosian Breviary prior to 1700. This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the Ambrosian … Continue reading

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Amore Christi Nobilis

This hymn was used for the Feast of St. John the Apostle & Evangelist (Dec. 27) in the Ambrosian Breviary prior to 1830. This is the older text as it appears in the Ambrosian Breviary of 1582 (courtesy of the … Continue reading

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Bellator Armis Inclitus

This hymn is used for Vespers I & II and Lauds for the feast of St. Martin of Tours, Bishop and Confessor (November 11) in the Ambrosian Breviary. This is the older text as it appears in the Ambrosian Breviary … Continue reading

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Deo Fruentes, Fulgidæ

This hymn is used for Vespers I & II and Lauds for the Solemnity of All Saints (November 1) in the Ambrosian Breviary. This is the text as it appears in the Ambrosian Breviary of 1830: Deo fruentes, fulgidæ Salvete … Continue reading

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Divine Ductor Raphael

This hymn is used for Vespers I & II and Lauds for the feast of the St. Raphael the Archangel (October 24) in the Ambrosian Breviary. This is the text as it appears in the Ambrosian Breviary of 1830: Divine … Continue reading

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Custos Preces Mortalium

This hymn is used for Vespers I & II and Lauds for the feast of the Holy Guardian Angels (October 2) in the Ambrosian Breviary. This is the text as it appears in the Ambrosian Breviary of 1830: Custos preces … Continue reading

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