Category Archives: The Sacred Heart

Unchanging And Unchangeable, Before Angelic Eyes

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for The Sacred Heart in that hymnal: Unchanging and Unchangeable, before angelic eyes, The Vision of the Godhead in its tranquil beauty … Continue reading

Posted in Frederick W. Faber, Hymns By The Greats, Jesus Christ Our Lord, No Tunes Exist For Hymn, The Sacred Heart | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

O Jesus, Jesus! Dearest Lord!

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for Jesus My God and My All in that hymnal. O Jesus, Jesus! dearest Lord! Forgive me if I say … Continue reading

Posted in Frederick W. Faber, Hymns By The Greats, Jesus Christ Our Lord, The Holy Name of Jesus, The Sacred Heart | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jesu, My Lord, My God, My All

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Jesu, my Lord, my God, my All, Hear me, blest Saviour, when I call; Hear me, and from Thy dwelling place Pour down the riches of Thy … Continue reading

Posted in Authorship Debated, Unknown, To Be Determined, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Praise to God, The Sacred Heart | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Jesu, Grant Me This, I Pray

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Jesu, grant me this, I pray, Ever in Thy Heart to stay; Let me evermore abide Hidden in Thy wounded Side. If the evil one prepare, Or … Continue reading

Posted in Authorship Debated, Unknown, To Be Determined, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Henry W. Baker, Hymns By The Greats, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Major Feasts, Non-English Hymns, Sacred Heart of Jesus (Friday after the Octave of Corpus Christi), Spiritual Warfare, The Church Year, The Sacred Heart | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Dignare Me, O Iesu, Rogo Te

Dignare me, O Iesu, rogo Те, In Cordis Vulnere abscondere, Permitte me hic vivere, In Tuo Latere quiescere. Si præparet dæmon insidias, Et mundus offerat divitias, In Tuo Corde tutus sum, In Tuo Latere securus sum. Fallacior si caro lubricis … Continue reading

Posted in Authorship Debated, Unknown, To Be Determined, Chant Tone Unknown, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Latin Hymns, Major Feasts, Non-English Hymns, Sacred Heart of Jesus (Friday after the Octave of Corpus Christi), The Church Year, The Sacred Heart | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

O Love, Who Formedst Me With Tender Care

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): О Love, Who formedst me to wear The Image of Thy Godhead here; Who soughtest me with tender care Through all my wanderings wild and drear; О Love, … Continue reading

Posted in English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Hymns By The Greats, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Johann Scheffler, Non-English Hymns, The Divine Mercy, The Sacred Heart | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Jesus And His Child

This text comes from William Chatterton Dix’s 1871 collection of hymns and poems entitled “A Vision of All Saints” under the title given above. Striving, struggling, falling, Battling with the foe; This, the life-long trial In the march below: But … Continue reading

Posted in Hymns By The Greats, In Time of Distress and Discouragement, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Praise to God, Spiritual Warfare, The Precious Blood, The Sacred Heart, Trust in God, William Chatterton Dix | Leave a comment