Category Archives: St. Francis Xavier

O Deus, Ego Amo Te (Xavier)

O Deus, ego amo te, Nec amo te, ut salves me, Aut, quia non amantes te Æterno punis igne. Tu, tu, mi Iesu, totum me Amplexus es in cruce; Tuliste clavos, lanceam, Multamque ignominiam, Innumeros dolores, Sudores, et angores, Et … Continue reading

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My God, I Love Thee

This is Fr. Caswall’s original text as it appeared in the Lyra Catholica of 1849. My God, I love Thee, not because I hope for Heav’n thereby; Nor because they, who love Thee not, Must burn eternally. Thou, O my … Continue reading

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