Category Archives: St. Alphonsus Liguori

Viva! Viva! Gesù! Che Per Mio Bene

Viva! Viva! Gesù! che per mio bene Tutto il sangue verso dalle sue vene. Il sangue di Gesù fu la mia vita; Benedetta la Sua bontà infinita. Questo sangue in eterno sia lodato, Che dall’ inferno il mondo ha riscattato. … Continue reading

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Hail, Jesus! Hail! Who For My Sake

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for The Precious Blood in that hymnal: Hail, Jesus! Hail! who for my sake Sweet Blood from Mary’s veins didst … Continue reading

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Glory Be To Jesus Who In Bitter Pains

This is the original text as it appears in  Fr. Caswall’s Lyra Catholica (1849): Glory be to Jesus, Who, in bitter pains, Poured for me the lifeblood From His sacred Veins! Grace and Life eternal In that blood I find; … Continue reading

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