Category Archives: St. Joseph of the Studium

Dear Husband Of Mary! Dear Nurse Of Her Child!

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for The Patronage of St. Joseph in that hymnal: Dear Husband of Mary! dear Nurse of her Child! Life’s ways are … Continue reading

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And Wilt Thou Pardon, Lord?

And wilt Thou pardon, Lord, A sinner such as I, Although Thy book his crimes record, Of such a crimson dye? So deep are they engraved, So terrible their fear, The righteous scarcely shall be saved, And where shall I … Continue reading

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