Category Archives: St. Venantius Honorius Fortunatus

The God Whom Earth, And Sea, And Sky

This hymn is used for Matins for Marian feasts throughout the year in the Common of Saints for the BVM in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Office of Readings in the Commons for the BVM in the Ordinary … Continue reading

Posted in 1. The Annunciation, Commons of the Saints, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Hymns By The Greats, John Mason Neale, Little Office of the BVM, Matins/Office of Readings, Non-English Hymns, Roman Breviary, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Venantius Honorius Fortunatus, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Communion of Saints, The Devotional Offices, The Holy Rosary, The Joyful Mysteries | 1 Comment

O Queen Of All The Virgin Choir!

This hymn is used for Lauds for Marian feasts throughout the year in the Common of Saints for the BVM in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Lauds in the Commons for the BVM in the Ordinary Form. O … Continue reading

Posted in 5. The Coronation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Commons of the Saints, Edward Caswall, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Hymns By The Greats, Little Office of the BVM, Morning Prayer/Lauds, Non-English Hymns, Roman Breviary, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Venantius Honorius Fortunatus, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Communion of Saints, The Devotional Offices, The Glorious Mysteries, The Holy Rosary, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary | 1 Comment

Quem Terra, Pontus, Æthera

This hymn is used for both Forms. It is broken into two parts, the first being used for Matins for Marian feasts throughout the year in the Common of Saints for the BVM and tin the Extraordinary Form. The second … Continue reading

Posted in Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns, Chant Tone Unknown, Commons of the Saints, Hymns By The Greats, Latin Hymns, Little Office of the BVM, Matins/Office of Readings, Morning Prayer/Lauds, Non-English Hymns, Roman Breviary, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Venantius Honorius Fortunatus, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Communion of Saints, The Devotional Offices, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary | 4 Comments

The Lord, Whom Earth, And Sea, And Sky

This hymn is used for Matins for Marian feasts throughout the year in the Common of Saints for the BVM in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Office of Readings in the Commons for the BVM in the Ordinary … Continue reading

Posted in 1. The Annunciation, Commons of the Saints, Edward Caswall, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Hymns By The Greats, Little Office of the BVM, Matins/Office of Readings, Non-English Hymns, Roman Breviary, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Venantius Honorius Fortunatus, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Communion of Saints, The Devotional Offices, The Holy Rosary, The Joyful Mysteries, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary | 1 Comment

Sing, My Tongue, The Saviour’s Glory

Fr. Caswall indicates in the Lyra Catholica that this hymn is for Passion Sunday Matins and Lauds as well as Good Friday liturgy (see notes in asterisks below). He also indicates that this is also used for Vespers on Friday … Continue reading

Posted in Edward Caswall, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Good Friday, Holy Week, Hymns By The Greats, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Lent, Matins/Office of Readings, Missals, Morning Prayer/Lauds, Non-English Hymns, Passion Offices/Office of the Instruments of the Passion, Passion Sunday (EF), Roman Breviary, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Venantius Honorius Fortunatus, The Cross, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Most Holy Five Wounds Of Our Lord Jesus Christ, The Passion | 1 Comment

Pange Lingua Gloriosi Prœlium Certaminis

Fr. Caswall indicates in the Lyra Catholica that this hymn is for Passion Sunday Matins and Lauds as well as Good Friday liturgy (see notes in Fr. Caswall’s translation – the second one listed at the bottom of this page). … Continue reading

Posted in Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns, Good Friday, Holy Week, Hymns By The Greats, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Latin Hymns, Lent, Matins/Office of Readings, Morning Prayer/Lauds, Non-English Hymns, Passion Sunday (EF), Roman Breviary, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Venantius Honorius Fortunatus, The Church Year, The Cross, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Passion | 1 Comment

Forth Comes The Standard Of The King

Fr. Caswall indicates in the Lyra Catholica that this hymn is for Passion Sunday Vespers. He also indicates that this is also used for Vespers on Friday after the Third Sunday in Lent for the Passion Offices in honor of … Continue reading

Posted in 4. Our Lord Jesus Christ Carries His Cross, Edward Caswall, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Evening Prayer / Vespers, Holy Week, Hymns By The Greats, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Lent, Major Feasts, Non-English Hymns, Passion Offices/Office of the Instruments of the Passion, Passion Sunday (EF), Roman Breviary, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Venantius Honorius Fortunatus, The Church Year, The Cross, The Elevation Of The Holy Cross (September 14), The Holy Rosary, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Most Holy Five Wounds Of Our Lord Jesus Christ, The Passion, The Sorrowful Mysteries | 1 Comment