Category Archives: Palm Sunday

Nardo Maria Pistico

This hymn is used for Matins on the Feast of St. Mary Magdalen in the Extraordinary Form. This is the text of the hymn as used in the 1604 recension of the Roman Breviary under Pope Clement VIII: Nardo Maria pistico Unxit … Continue reading

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The Lord Of Might, From Sinai’s Brow

This is the text as it originally appeared in Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year. This hymn was written for the Sixth Sunday in Lent/Palm Sunday. Despite having been written for Lent, the hymn is appropriate … Continue reading

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Glory And Praise To Thee, Redeemer Blest

This is the traditional processional hymn for Palm Sunday Refrain: Glory and praise to Thee, Redeemer blest! To whom their glad hosannas children pour’d; Hail, Israel’s King! hail, David’s Son confess’d! Who comest in the name of Israel’s Lord. Thy … Continue reading

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Gloria Laus Et Honor

This is the traditional processional hymn for Palm Sunday Refrain: Gloria, laus et honor tibi sit, Rex Christe, Redemptor: Cui puerile decus prompsit Hosanna pium. Israel es tu Rex, Davidis et Inclyta proles: Nomine qui in Domini, Rex benedicte, venis. Refrain. … Continue reading

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Christus Factus Est Pro Nobis

Here is the great chant “Christus Factus Est Pro Nobis” the gradual for Palm Sunday in the Novus Ordo, and the gradual for Holy Thursday in the Extraordinary form of the Mass. In both traditions, it is the Gradual for … Continue reading

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Ride On! Ride On In Majesty!

This is the text as it originally appeared in (Anglican) Bishop Reginald Heber’s Hymns Written and Adapted to the Weekly Church Service of the Year: Ride on! ride on in majesty! Hark! all the tribes Hosanna cry! Thine humble beast … Continue reading

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All Glory Laud And Honor

This is the traditional processional hymn for Palm Sunday. Refrain: All glory, laud and honor, To Thee, Redeemer, King, To whom the lips of children Made sweet hosannas ring. Thou art the King of Israel, Thou David’s royal Son, Who … Continue reading

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