Category Archives: Sunday

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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Blest Creator Of The Light

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

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Great God, Who, Hid From Mortal Sight

This hymn was used for Vespers on Sundays throughout the year in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Great God, Who, hid from mortal sight, Dost dwell in unapproachèd Light, … Continue reading

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Again The Lord’s Own Day Is Here

This hymn is for Sunday. This is the text as it appears in Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Again the Lord’s own Day is here, The Day to Christian people dear, As, week by week, it bids them tell How … Continue reading

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En Dies Est Dominica

This hymn is for Sunday. This is the text as it appears in the original language margin of Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): En Dies est Dominica, Summo cultu dignissima, Ob octavam Dominicæ Resurrectionis sacræ. Christi nam Resurrectio Nostra scitur … Continue reading

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On This Day, The First Of Days

This hymn was used on Sunday Nocturns from Pentecost to Advent in the LeMans and Carcassion Breviaries. This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): On this day, the first of days, God the Father’s … Continue reading

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Die Parente Temporum

This hymn was used on Sunday Nocturns from Pentecost to Advent in the LeMans and Carcassion Breviaries. This is the text as it appears in the original language margin of Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Die parente temporum, Quo, Numen … Continue reading

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