Category Archives: Palm Sunday

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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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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