Category Archives: Sunday

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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Source Of Light And Life Divine

This hymn is used for Vespers (II) on Sundays throughout the year in the Extraordinary form. It is used for Vespers (II) on Sundays of Weeks I & III during Ordinary Time in the Ordinary Form. This is the original text … Continue reading

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Oh Thou Whose Throne Is Hid From Men

This hymn was used for Vespers on Sundays throughout the year in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Oh Thou, whose throne is hid from men … Continue reading

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Now Morning Lifts Her Dewy Veil

This hymn was used for Lauds on Sunday in the Paris Breviary. This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Now morning lifts her dewy veil, With new-born blessings crowned : Oh! … Continue reading

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The First Of Days The Light Beheld

This hymn was used for Nocturns (Matins) on Sundays throughout the year in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. The first of days the light … Continue reading

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