Category Archives: Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns

Vexilla Christus Inclita

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Solemnity of Christ the King in the Extraordinary Form.  Vexilla Christus inclita Late triumphans explicat: Gentes adeste supplices, Regique regum plaudite. Non Ille regna cladibus: Non vi metuque subdidit Alto levatus stipite, Amore … Continue reading

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Æterna Imago Altissimi

This hymn is used for Matins on the Solemnity of Christ the King in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Lauds on the same Feast in the Ordinary Form. Æterna Imago Altissimi, Lumen, Deus, de Lumine, Tibi, Redemptor gloria, … Continue reading

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Te Sæculorum Principem

This hymn is used for Vespers on the Solemnity of Christ the King in both Forms. Te sæculorum Principem, Te, Christe, Regem Gentium, Te mentium, te cordium Unum fatemur arbitrum. Scelesta turba clamitat: Regnare Christum nolumus: Te nos ovantes omnium … Continue reading

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Iam Morte Victor Obruta

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary/Our Lady of Victory in the Extraordinary Form. Iam morte, victor, obruta Ab inferis Christus redit, Fractisque culpæ vinculis, Cæli recludit limina. Visus satis mortalibus Ascendit … Continue reading

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In Monte Olivis

This hymn is used for Matins on the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary/Our Lady of Victory in the Extraordinary Form. In monte olivis consito Redemptor orans, procidit, Mœret, pavescit, deficit, Sudore manans sanguinis. A proditore traditus Raptatur in … Continue reading

Posted in Latin Hymns, Matins/Office of Readings, No Recording of Tune/Chant Tone Available, Non-English Hymns, Other Feast Days, Our Lady of the Rosary/Our Lady of Victory (Oct. 7), Roman Breviary, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Church Year, The Communion of Saints, The Holy Rosary, The Liturgy of Hours/Hours of the Day, The Proper of Saints, The Sorrowful Mysteries | 1 Comment

Te Gestientem Gaudiis

This hymn is used for II Vespers on the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary/Our Lady of Victory in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Vespers & Lauds on the same Feast in the Ordinary Form. Te gestientem … Continue reading

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Cælestis Aulæ Nuntius

This hymn is used for I Vespers on the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary/Our Lady of Victory in the Extraordinary Form. Cælestis aulæ nuntius, Arcana pandens Numinis, Plenam salutat gratia Dei Parentem Virginem. Virgo propinquam sanguine Matrem Ioannis … Continue reading

Posted in Evening Prayer / Vespers, Latin Hymns, Non-English Hymns, Other Feast Days, Our Lady of the Rosary/Our Lady of Victory (Oct. 7), Roman Breviary, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Church Year, The Communion of Saints, The Holy Rosary, The Joyful Mysteries, The Liturgy of Hours/Hours of the Day, The Proper of Saints | 1 Comment