Category Archives: The Mighty Acts of God

Rejoice! The Good News Soundeth Forth

I wrote this hymn with the Third Luminous Mystery of the Holy Rosary (The Proclamation of the Kingdom) in mind. Rejoice! the Good News soundeth forth In all the towns of Galilee: “God’s Kingdom hath indeed drawn nigh; Repent, therefore, … Continue reading

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God Moves In A Mysterious Way

This is the text of this hymn as it appeared in Reginald Heber’s “Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year” in 1827. It was listed there for the Third Sunday after Easter Sunday. God moves … Continue reading

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The Lord Of Might, From Sinai’s Brow

This is the text as it originally appeared in Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year. This hymn was written for the Sixth Sunday in Lent/Palm Sunday. Despite having been written for Lent, the hymn is appropriate … Continue reading

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Plasmator Hominis Deus

This hymn is the hymn for Vespers on Fridays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form. In the Ordinary Form, this hymn is used for the hymn for Vespers on Fridays of Weeks I & III of Ordinary Time. Plasmator … Continue reading

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Maker Of Men! Who By Thyself

This hymn is the hymn for Vespers on Fridays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form. In the Ordinary Form, this hymn is used for the hymn for Vespers on Fridays of Weeks I & III of Ordinary Time. Maker … Continue reading

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Magnae Deus Potentiae

This hymn is the hymn for Vespers on Thursdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form. In the Ordinary Form, this hymn is used for the hymn for Vespers on Thursdays of Weeks I & III of Ordinary Time. Magnae … Continue reading

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Lord Of All Power At Whose Command

This hymn is the hymn for Vespers on Thursdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form. In the Ordinary Form, this hymn is used for the hymn for Vespers on Thursdays of Weeks I & III of Ordinary Time. Lord … Continue reading

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