Category Archives: Wednesday (Feria IV)

O God The Hateful Pride Of Man

This hymn was used for Vespers on Wednesdays 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. O God, the hateful pride of man Shall … Continue reading

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A Faithful Promise Thou Hast Made

This hymn was used for Lauds on Wednesdays 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. A faithful promise thou hast made, And thou … Continue reading

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The Wonders Of Th’Almighty Hand

This hymn was used for Nocturns on Wednesdays 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. The wonders of th’ Almighty hand Devoutly … Continue reading

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Horres Superbos Nec Tuam

This hymn was used for Vespers on Wednesdays in Ordinary Time in the Paris Breviary (1736). Horres superbos, nec tuam Das alteri laudem, Deus: Humana nil isthinc sibi Decerpat arrogantia. Ingrata quippe mens tuæ Fluenta sistit gratiæ; Tristique marcescit statim, … Continue reading

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Promittis Et Servas Datam

This hymn was used for Lauds on Wednesdays in Ordinary Time in the Paris Breviary (1736). Promittis, et servas datam Immobilis fidem, Deus; Hanc mane primo sedula Reposcimus fidem prece. Promittit atque decipit Incertus et fallax homo: Sic quassa, si … Continue reading

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Miramur O Deus Tuæ

This hymn was used for Nocturns on Wednesdays in Ordinary Time in the Paris Breviary (1736). Miramur, o Deus, tuæ Recens opus potentiæ, Quæ scripta scintillantibus Refulget astrorum globis. Ut sol diei, candida Sic luna nocti præsidet; Exercitu totum novo … Continue reading

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Cæli Deus Sanctissime

This hymn is used for Vespers on Wednesdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Vespers on Wednesdays of Weeks I & III of Ordinary Time in the Ordinary Form. It was used … Continue reading

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