Category Archives: Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified)

Iesu Dulcedo Cordium

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds on the Feast of the Transfiguration (August 6) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Iesu, dulcedo cordium! Fons vivus, lumen mentium, Excedens omne gaudium, Et omne desiderium. Mane nobiscum, Domine; Et … Continue reading

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O God Of All The Strength And Power

This hymn is used for None on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary form and the Ordinary Form. This is the text as it appears in Hymns Ancient & Modern 1867 edition: O God, of all the strength … Continue reading

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O God Of Truth, O Lord Of Might

This hymn is used for Sext on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary form and the Ordinary Form. O God of truth, O Lord of might, Who orderest time and change aright, Brightening the morn with golden gleams, … Continue reading

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The God Whom Earth, And Sea, And Sky

This hymn is used for Matins for Marian feasts throughout the year in the Common of Saints for the BVM in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Office of Readings in the Commons for the BVM in the Ordinary … Continue reading

Posted in 1. The Annunciation, Commons of the Saints, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Hymns By The Greats, John Mason Neale, Little Office of the BVM, Matins/Office of Readings, Non-English Hymns, Roman Breviary, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Venantius Honorius Fortunatus, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Communion of Saints, The Devotional Offices, The Holy Rosary, The Joyful Mysteries | 1 Comment

O Jesu! Our Redemption!

This hymn is used for Vespers and Lauds on the Solemnity of the Ascension in the Extraordinary form. It is used for Vespers in the Ordinary Form on the same feast. O Jesu! our Redemption! Lov’d and desired with tears! … Continue reading

Posted in 2. The Ascension of Our Lord Jesus Christ into Heaven, Ascension, Authorship Debated, Unknown, To Be Determined, Easter, Edward Caswall, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Evening Prayer / Vespers, Hymns By The Greats, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Morning Prayer/Lauds, Non-English Hymns, Roman Breviary, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Ambrose, The Church Year, The Glorious Mysteries, The Holy Rosary, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, Tune to Be Determined | 1 Comment

Ruler Of The Dread Immense!

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Feast of the Holy Guardian Angels in both Forms. Ruler of the dread immense! Maker of this mighty frame! Whose eternal Providence Governs and upholds the same! Low before thy face we … Continue reading

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Praise We Those Ministers Celestial

This hymn is used for Vespers & Matins on the Feast of the Holy Guardian Angels in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Vespers on the same Feast in the Ordinary Form. Praise we those ministers celestial Whom the … Continue reading

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