Category Archives: Lent

Illæsa Te Puerpera

This hymn was used for Lauds for the Feast of the Compassion of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Friday following Passion Sunday)  in the Paris Breviary (1736). Illæsa, te, puerpera, Non fecerat matrem dolor; Nascente quem nesciveras, Orbata sentis Filio. Dum … Continue reading

Posted in Breviaries, Chant Tone Unknown, Latin Hymns, Lent, Morning Prayer/Lauds, Non-English Hymns, Offices of the Breviary, Other Feast Days, Paris Breviary, Seven Sorrows of the BVM - September 15/Friday Following Passion Sunday, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Church Year, The Communion of Saints, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Liturgy of the Church | Leave a comment

Dum Spargit Aram Sanguine

This hymn was used for Vespers I & II and Nocturns for the Feast of the Compassion of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Friday following Passion Sunday)  in the Paris Breviary (1736). Dum spargit aram sanguine Iesus salutis hostia, Præsens doloris … Continue reading

Posted in Breviaries, Chant Tone Unknown, Evening Prayer / Vespers, Latin Hymns, Lent, Matins/Office of Readings, Non-English Hymns, Offices of the Breviary, Other Feast Days, Paris Breviary, Passion Sunday (EF), Seven Sorrows of the BVM - September 15/Friday Following Passion Sunday, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Church Year, The Communion of Saints, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Liturgy of the Church | Leave a comment

Dum Christe Confixus Cruci

This hymn was used for Lauds for Passiontide  (Passion Week & Holy Week)  in the Paris Breviary (1736). Dum, Christe, confixus cruci Agis supremos spiritus, Fas nos salubri figere Intenta ligno lumina. Anguis veneno perfidi Inflicta nobis vulnera, Pendentis e … Continue reading

Posted in Breviaries, Chant Tone Unknown, Charles Coffin, Holy Week, Hymns By The Greats, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Latin Hymns, Lent, Morning Prayer/Lauds, Non-English Hymns, Offices of the Breviary, Palm Sunday, Paris Breviary, Passion Sunday (EF), The Church Year, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Liturgy of the Church, The Passion | Leave a comment

Opprobriis Iesu Satur

This hymn was used for Nocturns for Passiontide  (Passion Week & Holy Week)  in the Paris Breviary (1736). Opprobriis, Iesu, satur, Ligni fatiscens pondere, Ferale, verus Isaac, Mactandus ascendis iugum. Clavis statim trabalibus Fixus manus, fixus pedes, Sublime terris omnibus … Continue reading

Posted in Breviaries, Chant Tone Unknown, Charles Coffin, Holy Week, Hymns By The Greats, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Latin Hymns, Lent, Matins/Office of Readings, Non-English Hymns, Offices of the Breviary, Palm Sunday, Paris Breviary, Passion Sunday (EF), The Church Year, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Liturgy of the Church, The Passion | Leave a comment

Fando Quis Audivit Dei

This hymn was used for Vespers I for Passion Sunday & Palm Sunday  in the Paris Breviary (1736). Fando quis audivit, Dei Quis grande dicat brachium? Perculsa mens confunditur; Stupet fides, vox deficit. Ab orbe, Iesu, condito Occisus Agnus, nunc … Continue reading

Posted in Breviaries, Chant Tone Unknown, Charles Coffin, Evening Prayer / Vespers, Holy Week, Hymns By The Greats, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Latin Hymns, Lent, Non-English Hymns, Offices of the Breviary, Palm Sunday, Paris Breviary, Passion Sunday (EF), The Church Year, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Liturgy of the Church, The Passion | Leave a comment

Quæ Te Pro Populi Criminibus Nova

This hymn was used for Lauds on the Feast of the Five Wounds of Christ (the Friday following Ash Wednesday) in the Paris Breviary (1736). Quæ te pro populi criminibus nova Insontem properat perdere caritas? Quid non pro misera gente … Continue reading

Posted in Breviaries, Chant Tone Unknown, Jesus Christ Our Lord, Latin Hymns, Lent, Morning Prayer/Lauds, Non-English Hymns, Offices of the Breviary, Paris Breviary, The Church Year, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Liturgy of the Church, The Passion, The Wounds of Christ | Leave a comment

Solemne Nos Ieiunii

This hymn was used for Lauds on Sundays and Weekdays during Lent from Ash Wednesday to Passion Sunday in the Paris Breviary (1736). Solemne nos ieiunii Nunc tempus ad planctum vocat; Plorat sacerdos; flebili Clamore templa personant. Lugubris at frustra … Continue reading

Posted in Breviaries, Chant Tone Unknown, Charles Coffin, Hymns By The Greats, Latin Hymns, Lent, Morning Prayer/Lauds, Non-English Hymns, Offices of the Breviary, Paris Breviary, The Church Year, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Liturgy of the Church | Leave a comment