Category Archives: The Sacred Heart

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

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Summi Parentis Filio

This hymn is an alternate hymn for Lauds on the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart in the Extraordinary Form. Summi Parentis Filio, Patri futuri saeculi, Pacis beatae Principi, Promamus ore canticum. Qui vulneratus pectore Amoris ictum pertulit, Amoris urens ignibus … Continue reading

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To Christ The Prince Of Peace

This hymn is an alternate hymn for Lauds on the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart in the Extraordinary Form. To Christ, the Prince of Peace, And Son of God most high, The Father of the world to come,— Sing we … Continue reading

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All Ye Who Seek A Certain Cure

This hymn is an alternate hymn for Vespers and Matins on the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart in the Extraordinary Form. All ye who seek a certain cure In trouble and distress, Whatever sorrow vex the mind, Or guilt the … Continue reading

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Quicumque Certum Quæritis

This hymn is an alternate hymn for Vespers and Matins on the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart in the Extraordinary Form. Quicumque certum quæritis Rebus levamen asperis: Seu culpa mordet anxia, Seu pœna vos premit comes. Iesu, qui, ut agnus … Continue reading

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Cor Arca Legem Continens

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart in the Extraordinary Form. Cor, arca legem continens Non servitutis veteris, Sed gratiæ, sed veniæ, Sed et misericordiæ. Cor, Sanctuarium novi Intemeratum fœderis, Templum vetusto sanctius, Velumque … Continue reading

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Ark Of The Covenant! Not That

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart in the Extraordinary Form. Ark of the Covenant! not that Whence bondage came of old; But that of pardon and of grace, And mercies manifold! Thou Veil … Continue reading

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