Category Archives: Days of the Week

Maker Of Earth, To Thee Alone

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). This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906). It … Continue reading

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Most Holy Lord And God Of Heaven

This hymn is used for Vespers on Wednesdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Vespers on Wednesdays of Weeks I & III of Ordinary Time in the Ordinary Form. It was used … Continue reading

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O Boundless Wisdom, God Most High

This hymn is used for Vespers on Mondays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Vespers on Mondays of Weeks I & III during Ordinary Time in the Ordinary Form. It was … Continue reading

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Lo! Golden Light Rekindles Day

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

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Ye Clouds And Darkness, Hosts Of Night

This hymn is used for Lauds on Wednesdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Lauds on Wednesdays of Weeks I & III of Ordinary Time in the Ordinary Form. It was … Continue reading

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O Splendour Of God’s Glory Bright

This hymn is used for Lauds on Mondays throughout the year in the Extraordinary brevForm of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Lauds on Mondays of Weeks I & III during Ordinary Time in the Ordinary Form. It was … Continue reading

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Creator Of The Earth And Sky

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers I of Sunday (Saturday Evening) in the Sarum Breviary during the weeks following Epiphany. It is used in the Mozarabic Breviary for Sundays in the old Mozarabic Hymnarium. It is used … Continue reading

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