Category Archives: The Christian Life And Mission

O Deus Ego Amo Te (Ignatius)

O Deus ego amo te, Nam prior tu amasti me, En libertate privo me Ut sponte vinctus sequar te. Nil suggerat memoria, Nisi de tua gloria, Nil intellectus sapiat, Præterquam ut te capiat. Protestor nihil velle me Nisi quod sciam … Continue reading

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“I Thirst”—The Blessed Saviour Said

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Matthew Bridges’ 1852 hymnal The Passion of Jesus: A Collection of Original Pieces Corresponding with the Five Sorrowful Mysteries in the Rosary of Our Blessed Lady. It is … Continue reading

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Blessed Lamb! On Calvary’s Mountain

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Matthew Bridges’ hymnals Hymns of the Heart, For the Use of Catholics (1848) and The Passion of Jesus: A Collection of Original Pieces Corresponding with the Five Sorrowful … Continue reading

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Soul Of Jesus,—Once For Me

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Matthew Bridges’ hymnals Hymns of the Heart, For the Use of Catholics (1848) and The Passion of Jesus: A Collection of Original Pieces Corresponding with the Five Sorrowful Mysteries … Continue reading

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As When The Moon Has Drawn Away

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Matthew Bridges’ 1852 hymnal The Passion of Jesus: A Collection of Original Pieces Corresponding with the Five Sorrowful Mysteries in the Rosary of Our Blessed Lady. It is … Continue reading

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Faith Is The Dawning Of A Day

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Matthew Bridges’ 1852 hymnal The Passion of Jesus: A Collection of Original Pieces Corresponding with the Five Sorrowful Mysteries in the Rosary of Our Blessed Lady. It is … Continue reading

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‘Twas In The Moonlight As I Lay

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Matthew Bridges’ 1852 hymnal The Passion of Jesus: A Collection of Original Pieces Corresponding with the Five Sorrowful Mysteries in the Rosary of Our Blessed Lady. It is … Continue reading

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