Category Archives: St. James the Greater (July 25)

Annue Christe Sæculorum Domine

This hymn was used for Vespers I & Matins in the Common of the Apostles & Evangelists in the Sarum Breviary. Annue Christe sæculorum Domine, Nobis per huius(1) Tibi cara merita, Ut quæ Te coram graviter deliquimus, Huius salvantur gloriosis … Continue reading

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Two Brothers Freely Cast Their Lot

Two brothers freely cast their lot With David’s royal Son; The cost of conquest counting not, They deem the battle won. Brothers in heart, they hope to gain An undivided joy, That man may one with man remain, As boy … Continue reading

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