Category Archives: Sabbath/Saturday

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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At Length Creation’s Days Are Past

This hymn was used for Nocturns 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. At length creation’s days are past, The universe … Continue reading

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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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