Category Archives: Corpus Christi (Thursday following Trinity Sunday)

Thee We Adore, O Hidden Saviour, Thee

This is the text as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): Thee we adore, O hidden Saviour, Thee, Who in Thy Sacrament dost deign to be ; Both flesh and spirit at Thy Presence fail, Yet here Thy Presence we devoutly hail … Continue reading

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Now My Tongue, The Mystery Telling

This hymn is one of the most beloved of the Church. It is used as the hymn for I & II Vespers on the Solemnity of Corpus Christi in The Roman & Paris Breviaries. It is used for Matins on … Continue reading

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Jesus! My Lord, My God, My All!

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for Corpus Christi in that hymnal. Jesus! my Lord, my God, my all! How can I love Thee as I … Continue reading

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Ring Out To-Day Your Joyous Notes

This is the text of this hymn as it appeared in the Second Edition of William Chatterton Dix’s “Altar Songs.” He gives it the heading “Corpus Christi, or Eucharist Thursday. The Triumph of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament.” Ring out … Continue reading

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Here We Adore Thee, Jesus Christ Most Holy

This is the text of this hymn as it appeared in the Second Edition of William Chatterton Dix’s “Altar Songs.” He gives it the heading “Corpus Christi, or Eucharist Thursday. Hymn in Adoration of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament.” Here … Continue reading

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Now, My Soul, Rehearse The Story

This is the text of this hymn as it appeared in the Second Edition of William Chatterton Dix’s “Altar Songs.” He gives it the heading “Corpus Christi, or Eucharist Thursday. Bread in the Wilderness.” Now, my soul, rehearse the story … Continue reading

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Jesus, Now We Greet Thee

This is the text of this hymn as it appeared in the Second Edition of William Chatterton Dix’s “Altar Songs.” He gives it the heading “Corpus Christi, or Eucharist Thursday. The Tabernacle of God among Men.” Jesus, now we greet … Continue reading

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