Category Archives: Pope St. Gregory the Great

His Sacred Feet With Tears Of Agony

This hymn is used for Matins on the Feast of St. Mary Magdalen in the Extraordinary Form. His sacred feet with tears of agony She bathes; and prostrate on the earth adores; Steeps them in kisses chaste, and wipes them … Continue reading

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Nardo Maria Pistico

This hymn is used for Matins on the Feast of St. Mary Magdalen in the Extraordinary Form. This is the text of the hymn as used in the 1604 recension of the Roman Breviary under Pope Clement VIII: Nardo Maria pistico Unxit … Continue reading

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Oh Merciful Creator! Hear (Drummond)

This is the text of William Drummond’s translation of Audi Benigne Conditor as it appears in Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year. Heber designates it for use on Ash Wednesday or the First Sunday … Continue reading

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Plasmator Hominis Deus

This hymn is the hymn for Vespers on Fridays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form. In the Ordinary Form, this hymn is used for the hymn for Vespers on Fridays of Weeks I & III of Ordinary Time. Plasmator … Continue reading

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Tu Trinitatis Unitas

This hymn is the hymn for Matins on Fridays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form. In the Ordinary Form, this hymn is used for the hymn for Office of Readings on Fridays of Weeks I & III of Ordinary … Continue reading

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Maker Of Men! Who By Thyself

This hymn is the hymn for Vespers on Fridays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form. In the Ordinary Form, this hymn is used for the hymn for Vespers on Fridays of Weeks I & III of Ordinary Time. Maker … Continue reading

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O Thou! Who Dost All Nature Sway

This hymn is the hymn for Matins on Fridays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form. In the Ordinary Form, this hymn is used for the hymn for Office of Readings on Fridays of Weeks I & III of Ordinary … Continue reading

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