Category Archives: Major Feasts

Clange Lyram Zacharias

This hymn is used for Lauds for the Feast of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist (June 24) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Clange lyram Zacharias Sacerdotum Princeps, Cui copulata coniunx Ab Aaron filiabus Thalamorum inhærebat Solita prænuntiis. Operibus Sanctiores … Continue reading

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Puer Hic Sonat Ioannes

This hymn is used for Vespers II for the Feast of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist (June 24) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Puer hic sonat Ioannes, Geniti Dei alumnus, Domini potens amicus, Rutilis lucerna orbis, Rutilo peracto Sole, … Continue reading

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Nativitatem Pueri

This hymn is used for Vespers I for the Feast of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist (June 24) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Nativitatem Pueri, Prophetamque Altissimi Esse dicit, quem merito Corde canamus, et ore. Vetulisque Parentibus, Alvo conceptus … Continue reading

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O Petre, Petra Ecclesiæ

This hymn is used for Vespers & Lauds for the Feast of the Chair of St. Peter the Apostle (February 22) in the Mozarabic Breviary. O Petre, petra Ecclesiæ, Isto beatus nomine, Quo Petrus a Christo Petra, Non Petra Christus a … Continue reading

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Sacer Puritatum Dies

This hymn is used for Vespers & Lauds for the Feast of the Purification of Saint Mary (February 2) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Sacer Puritatum dies Hodiernus rutilat, Quo secundum carnem Christus Templo Simeon traditur Patri non adoptione Sed coæternus … Continue reading

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Pro Speciali Linteo

This hymn is used for Vespers & Lauds on the Feast of Saint Mary Magdalen (July 22) in the Appendix to the Proper of Saints of the Mozarabic Breviary. Pro speciali linteo Servivit capitilio: Inter sacra convivia Non defuit invidia. … Continue reading

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Gaudeat Cuncta Pia Plebs Alumna

This hymn is used for Lauds for the Feast of Saint James the Apostle, Brother of St. John the Apostle and Evangelist (December 30 in the Mozarabic Use) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Gaudeat cuncta pia plebs alumna: Resultet voce simul … Continue reading

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