Category Archives: English Translation of Non-English Hymn

Hail, Thou Star Of Ocean

This hymn is used for Vespers for Marian feasts throughout the year in the Common of Saints for the BVM in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Vespers II in the Commons for the BVM … Continue reading

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Holy Queen! We Bend Before Thee

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The Masque of Mary (1858) where it is listed under the header “The Praises of Mary”: Holy Queen ! we bend before thee, Queen of purity divine! Make … Continue reading

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Jesus, Jesus, Come To Me

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 10th edition (1906) of the St. Basil’s Hymnal (1889) where it is listed under “Blessed Sacrament”: Jesus, Jesus, come to me, O, how much I long for Thee! … Continue reading

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O Lord, I Am Not Worthy

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 10th edition (1906) of the St. Basil’s Hymnal (1889) where it is listed under “Blessed Sacrament”: O Lord, I am not worthy That Thou shouldst come to me, … Continue reading

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O Bread Of Heaven! Beneath This Veil

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Hymns & Verses on Spiritual Subjects: Being the Sacred Poetry of St. Alphonso Maria Liguori (1863). It is listed as a hymn to Jesus after Communion: O Bread … Continue reading

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To Jesus’ Heart All Burning

This is a hymn to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Here is the full, original text of this hymn as it appears in The First Christmas. A Mystery Play (1876). It is listed under the header “Cor Jesu”: To Jesus’ … Continue reading

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I Dwell A Captive In This Heart

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Hymns & Verses on Spiritual Subjects: Being the Sacred Poetry of St. Alphonso Maria Liguori (1863): I dwell a captive in this Heart, On fire with love divine; … Continue reading

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