Category Archives: The Passion

Salvete Christi Vulnera

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Feast of the Precious Blood in the Extraordinary Form. It is also used for Lauds on the Friday after the Fourth Sunday in Lent, for the Office of the Instruments of the Passion.  Salvete … Continue reading

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Ira Iusta Conditoris

This hymn is used for Matins on the Feast of the Precious Blood in the Extraordinary Form. It is also used for Matins on the Friday after the Fourth Sunday in Lent, for the Office of the Instruments of the Passion. Ira … Continue reading

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Festivis Resonent Compita Vocibus

This hymn is used for Vespers on the Feast of the Precious Blood in the Extraordinary Form. It is also used for Vespers on the Friday after the Fourth Sunday in Lent, for the Office of the Instruments of the Passion.  Festivis … Continue reading

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Oh More Than Merciful! Whose Bounty Gave

This is the original text of this hymn as it appeared in the 1827 Hymns adapted to the Weekly Service of the Church Year. It was originally written for use on the Third Sunday in Lent. Oh more than merciful! … Continue reading

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Cleft Are The Rocks, The Earth Doth Quake

This is the text as it originally appeared in Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year. This hymn was written for Good Friday. Cleft are the rocks, the earth doth quake, The slumberers of the grave … Continue reading

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Bound Upon Th’ Accursed Tree

This is the text as it originally appeared in Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year. This hymn was written for Good Friday. Bound upon th’ accursed tree, Faint and bleeding, who is He? By the … Continue reading

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Venit E Cælo Mediator Alto

This hymn is a hymn for Lauds on the Friday after Septuagesima Sunday, dedicated to the Prayer of Our Lord Jesus Christ on Mount Olivet. The text comes from the Office of the Instruments of the Passion, or the Passion … Continue reading

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