Category Archives: Latin Hymns

Clange Lyram Zacharias

This hymn is used for Lauds for the Feast of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist (June 24) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Clange lyram Zacharias Sacerdotum Princeps, Cui copulata coniunx Ab Aaron filiabus Thalamorum inhærebat Solita prænuntiis. Operibus Sanctiores … Continue reading

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Puer Hic Sonat Ioannes

This hymn is used for Vespers II for the Feast of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist (June 24) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Puer hic sonat Ioannes, Geniti Dei alumnus, Domini potens amicus, Rutilis lucerna orbis, Rutilo peracto Sole, … Continue reading

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Nativitatem Pueri

This hymn is used for Vespers I for the Feast of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist (June 24) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Nativitatem Pueri, Prophetamque Altissimi Esse dicit, quem merito Corde canamus, et ore. Vetulisque Parentibus, Alvo conceptus … Continue reading

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Hierusalem Gloriosa

This hymn is used for Vespers & Lauds for the Feast of Saints Adrian and Natalia, martyrs (June 17 in the Mozarabic Use) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Hierusalem gloriosa, Mater una Martyrum, Sors beata post labores, Ius pium post turbines, … Continue reading

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Grates Tibi Iesu Novas

This hymn is used for Vespers & Lauds for the Feast of Saints Gervase and Protase, Martyrs (June 19) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Grates tibi Iesu novas, Novo reperto munere, Protasio et Gervasio Martyribus inventis, cano. Piæ latebant hostiæ, Sed … Continue reading

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Urbis Romuleæ Iam Toga Candida

This hymn is used for Vespers & Lauds for the Feast of Saint Torquatus and His Companions, Bishops (May 1) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Urbis Romuleæ iam toga candida Septem Pontificum destina promicat, Missos Hesperiæ, quos ab Apostolis Adsignat fidei … Continue reading

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Hic Duorum Chara Fratrum

This hymn is used for Matins for the Feast of Saints Hemeterius and Celedonius, Martyrs (March 3) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Hic duorum chara fratrum, Concalescunt pectora; Fida, quos per omne tempus Iunxerat sodalitas: Stant parati ferre, quicquid Sors tulisset … Continue reading

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