Category Archives: Sunday

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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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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Fac Christe Nostri Gratia

This hymn was used for Nocturns for Sundays after the Octave of the Nativity until the Presentation unless Septuagesima occurs first  in the Paris Breviary(1736). Fac, Christe nostri gratia, Defuncte tot laboribus, Ut mente grata, sic piis Hos prædicari cantibus. … Continue reading

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O Luce Qui Mortalibus

This hymn was used for Vespers on Sundays throughout the year in the Paris Breviary (1736). O Luce qui mortalibus Lates inaccessa, Deus! Presente quo sancti tremunt Nubuntque vultus Angeli: Hic, ceu profunda conditi Demergimur caligine. Æternus at noctem suo … Continue reading

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Die Dierum Principe

This hymn was used for Nocturns (Matins) on Sundays throughout the year in the Paris Breviary (1736). Die dierum principe Lux e tenebris eruta: Christus sepulcri carcere, Lux vera mundi, prodiit. Et mors et horrendum chaos Vocem iubentis audiunt: Nos … Continue reading

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Supreme Motor Cordium

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers on Saturdays (Vespers I for Sunday) throughout the year in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Supreme motor cordium, Tu sanctitatis frugibus Iustos ab orbe condito Tenore ditas perpeti. Hic spes, fides … Continue reading

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