Category Archives: Holy Week

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

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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

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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

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Prome Vocem, Mens, Canoram

This hymn was used for Vespers I & II and Nocturns on the Feast of the Five Wounds of Christ (the Friday following Ash Wednesday) in the Paris Breviary (1736). Prome vocem, mens, canoram, Plange tristi carmine, Dic Crucifixi Dolores, … Continue reading

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See Him In The Garden Lone

See Him in the garden lone, Midnight darkness o’er Him; None but God to hear His moan, Naught but death before Him; All alone! All alone! He the wine press treads alone. All His friends forsake Him now, None with … Continue reading

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Behold The Savior Of The World

Behold the Savior of the world Embrued with sweat and gore, Expiring on that shameful cross, Where He our sorrows bore! Compassion for lost human race Brought down God’s only Son, To veil in flesh His radiant face, And for … Continue reading

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Behold The Savior Goeth Forth

I composed this hymn specifically with the 4th Sorrowful Mystery of the Holy Rosary in mind. Behold the Savior goeth forth Along the road to Golgotha; Upon His back He bears the Cross, By all man’s sin and shame weighed … Continue reading

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