Category Archives: Dedication of A Church

Blessed City, Heav’nly Salem, Land Of Glory, Land Of Rest

This hymn is used for the Restoration of a Basilica (Church) in the old Hymnarium of the Mozarabic Breviary. This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Part II of the 1856 edition of John Mason Neale’s … Continue reading

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Thou, Heav’nly, New Jerusalem

This hymn is used for Vespers & Matins for the Common of the Dedication of a Church in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary and for Vespers of the same Office in the Ordinary Form. Fr. Britt indicates this … Continue reading

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O Beata Iherusalem

This hymn is used for the Restoration of a Basilica (Church) in the old Hymnarium of the Mozarabic Breviary. I have left the spelling as it appears in the Breviary except for replacing all instances of the letter “j” with … Continue reading

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Ecce Te Christe Tibi Cara Semper

This hymn is used for the Dedication of a Basilica (Church) in the old Hymnarium of the Mozarabic Breviary. I have left the spelling as it appears in the Breviary except for replacing all instances of the letter “j” with … Continue reading

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O Word Of God Above

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds for the Common of the Dedication of a Church in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): O … Continue reading

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O Lord Of Hosts, Whose Glory Fills

This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): O Lord of Hosts, Whose Glory fills The bounds of the eternal hills, And yet vouchsafes, in Christian lands, To dwell in temples made … Continue reading

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We Love The Place, O God

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): We love the place, O God, Wherein Thine Honour dwells; The joy of Thine Abode All earthly joy excels. It is the House of prayer, Wherein Thy … Continue reading

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