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

Iam Surgit Hora Tertia

This hymn is used as a hymn for Terce during Easter in the Minor Offices of the Mozarabic Breviary.  Iam surgit, hora Tertia, Et nos intenti currimus, Psallendi opus implemus: Christum laudemus Dominum. Hora quoque iam Tertia Christus cruce suspensus … Continue reading

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Iam Meta Noctis Transiit

This hymn is used as a hymn for the Aurora Office in the Minor Offices of the Mozarabic Breviary.  Iam meta noctis transiit, Somni quies iam præteriit, Aurora surgit fulgida, Spargit cælum lux nova. Sed cum diei speculum Cernamus hinc … Continue reading

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Fit Porta Christi Pervia

This hymn appears in the old Hymnarium for the cycle of the year in the Mozarabic Breviary. It is difficult to make sense of exactly what the Latin rubrics are saying – above it in mentions a ‘hymn of the … Continue reading

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Hic Est Dies Verus Dei

This hymn was used for Vespers & Lauds on Easter Sunday and all the weekdays of the Easter Season in the Mozarabic Breviary. It was also used for Lauds on the Octave of Easter and Sundays III, IV, V & … Continue reading

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Christe Precamur Annue

This hymn was used for Vespers on the first three Fridays in Lent in the Mozarabic Breviary.  Christe, precamur, annue; Μistasque voces fletibus Semper benignus et pius Venturam in noctem suscipe. Te corda nostra somnient: Te per soporem sentiant: Tuamque … Continue reading

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Deus Pater Ingenite

This hymn was used for Lauds on Wednesdays in Ordinary Time (Weeks after Epiphany and Pentecost) and in Lent in the Mozarabic Breviary.  Deus Pater ingenite Et Fili unigenite, Quos Trinitatis unitas Sancto connectit Spiritui. Te frustra nullus invocat; Nec … Continue reading

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Christe Lumen Perpetuum

This hymn was used for Vespers on Tuesdays in Ordinary Time (Weeks after Epiphany and Pentecost) and in Lent in the Mozarabic Breviary.  Christe lumen perpetuum, Astrorum fulgor siderum Noctem nostram illumina, Conserva pura pectora. Nullis incedat laqueis, Nullis gravetur … Continue reading

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