Category Archives: Days of the Week

Nunc Aurora Novæ Nuntia Lucis

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds for the Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Saturday and the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Paris Breviary (1736). Nunc Aurora,novæ nuntia lucis, Tristes orbe procul … Continue reading

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O Quam Glorifica Luce Coruscas

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns for the Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Saturday and the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Paris Breviary (1736). O quam glorifica luce coruscas, Stirpis Davidicæ … Continue reading

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Davidis Soboles Gloria Virginum

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers for the Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Saturday in the Paris Breviary (1736). Davidis soboles, gloria virginum Christi Virgo parens, te posuit Deus Partu virgineo quæ male subdoli Anguis … Continue reading

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In Stature Grows The Heavenly Child

This hymn was used for Lauds for Sundays after the Octave of the Nativity until the Presentation unless Septuagesima occurs first  in the Paris Breviary(1736). In stature grows the heavenly child, With death before His eyes; A lamb unblemished, meek … Continue reading

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Te Læta Mundi Conditor

This hymn was used for Saturday Vespers (Sunday Vespers I) from the Saturday before Septuagesima until the beginning of Lent in the Paris Breviary(1736). Te læta, mundi Conditor, Unum manet semper quies: Festiva cælestes choros Semper decent præconia. Nos, sanctitate … Continue reading

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Christus Tenebris Obsitam

This hymn was used for Vespers II for Sundays after the Octave of the Nativity until the Presentation unless Septuagesima occurs first in the Paris Breviary(1736). Christus tenebris obsitam Lustrando Iudæa* docet: Gens obstinato pectore Christum docentem respuit. Sese Deum … Continue reading

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Divine Crescebas Puer

This hymn was used for Lauds for Sundays after the Octave of the Nativity until the Presentation unless Septuagesima occurs first  in the Paris Breviary(1736). Divine, crescebas, Puer, Crescendo discebas mori: Hæc destinatæ* tunc erant Mortis tuæ præludia. Satus Deo, … Continue reading

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