Category Archives: Sabbath/Saturday

Creator Of The World To Thee

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 as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Creator of the … Continue reading

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Six Days Of Labour Now Are Past

This hymn was used for Nocturns on Saturdays in Ordinary Time in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Six days of labour now are past; Thou restest, Holy God; … Continue reading

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O Trinity, Of Blessèd Light

This hymn is used for Vespers on Saturdays (I Vespers Sunday) throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Vespers on Sundays of Weeks II & IV during Ordinary Time in the Ordinary … Continue reading

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Deus Creator Omnium

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers I of Sunday (Saturday Evening) in the Sarum Breviary during the weeks following Epiphany. This is the text as it appears in the Sarum Breviary: Deus Creator omnium Polique Rector, vestiens … Continue reading

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Thou, Great Creator, Art Possessed

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 original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. … Continue reading

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Supreme Disposer Of The Heart

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers on Saturdays (Vespers I for Sunday) throughout the year in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. … Continue reading

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Creator Of Mankind

This hymn was used for Lauds on Saturdays in Ordinary Time in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Creator of mankind, Thy promised help we claim, … Continue reading

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