Category Archives: Latin Hymns

Ecce Dies Nobis Anno Revoluta Peracto

This is a poem written by St. Paulinus of Nola for the feast of St. Felix on Jan. 14, 401 according to the notes of François de Sales Souiry on the text in his 1853 book Études historiques sur la … Continue reading

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Plausu Chorus Lætabundo

This hymn is a sequence written by Adam of St. Victor for feasts of the Evangelists. This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the book The Liturgical Poetry of Adam of St. Victor: Plausu chorus lætabundo Hos … Continue reading

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Hierusalem Et Sion Filiæ

This hymn is used as the sequence hymn for Mass for a Dedication of a Church in the Sarum Missal. This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the Sarum Missal: *Hierusalem et Sion filiæ, Cœtus(1) omnis … Continue reading

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Si Vis Vere Gloriari

This is the sequence hymn from The Feast of the Crown of the Lord or the Feast of the Crown of Thorns, which has been observed in various regions on various days. In Spain, Germany and Scandinavia it was traditionally … Continue reading

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Nunc Tandem Lacrimis Pone Modum Tuis

This hymn is for St. Bathildis, Queen of France and Foundress of the Benedictine House at Chelles (January 30). This is the original text as it appears in Fr. Coffin’s Complete Works (1755): Nunc tandem lacrimis pone modum tuis, Suspirata … Continue reading

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Curas Imperii Iusta Necessitas

This hymn is for St. Bathildis, Queen of France and Foundress of the Benedictine House at Chelles (January 30). This is the original text as it appears in Fr. Coffin’s Complete Works (1755): Curas imperii iusta necessitas Bathildi imposuit: nunc … Continue reading

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Concordes Animæ, Fœdere Quas Pius

This hymn is for St. Bathildis, Queen of France and Foundress of the Benedictine House at Chelles (January 30). This is the original text as it appears in Fr. Coffin’s Complete Works (1755): Concordes animæ, fœdere quas pius Agno sponsat … Continue reading

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