Category Archives: Henry H. Milman

Christe Pastorum Caput Atque Princeps

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers I & II in the Common for Bishops in the Paris Breviary (1736). Christe, Pastorum caput atque princeps, Præsulis festam venerata lucem, Debitis supplex tua templa votis Turba frequentat. Ille non … Continue reading

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Oh Help Us Lord ! Each Hour of need

This is the text as it originally appeared in Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year. This hymn was written for the Second Sunday in Lent. Oh help us Lord! each hour of need Thy Heavenly … Continue reading

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Bound Upon Th’ Accursed Tree

This is the text as it originally appeared in Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year. This hymn was written for Good Friday. Bound upon th’ accursed tree, Faint and bleeding, who is He? By the … Continue reading

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Ride On! Ride On In Majesty!

This is the text as it originally appeared in (Anglican) Bishop Reginald Heber’s Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year: Ride on! ride on in majesty! Hark! all the tribes Hosanna cry! Thine humble beast … Continue reading

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