Category Archives: St. John the Evangelist (Dec. 27)

Sit Qui Rite Canat Te Modo Virginem

This hymn was used for Vespers on the Feast of St. John the Apostle & Evangelist in the Paris Breviary(1736). Sit qui rite canat te modo Virginem, Te scriptis celebrem dicat Apostolum, Iungat veridicis te quoque Vatibus, Christi te cano … Continue reading

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Quem Nox, Quem Tenebræ, Densaque Nubila

This hymn was used for Lauds on the Feast of St. John the Apostle & Evangelist in the Paris Breviary(1736). Quem nox, quem tenebræ, densaque nubila Circumfusa tegunt lumine splendidum, Imbelles oculos terrificis Deus Ne fulgoribus obruat. O dilecte Deo, … Continue reading

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Tu Quem Præ Reliquis Christus Amaverat

This hymn was used for Nocturns on the Feast of St. John the Apostle & Evangelist in the Paris Breviary(1736). Tu, quem præ reliquis Christus amaverat, O dulces hominis deliciæ; Dei, Curarum socius, funeris et comes, Et testis quoque gloriæ. … Continue reading

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An Exile For The Faith

This is a hymn for the Feast of St. John the Evangelist. It was also used in the Paris Breviary for Lauds on the Feast of St. John the Apostle Before the Latin Gate (May 6.) An exile for the … Continue reading

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Iussu Tyranni Pro Fide

This is a hymn for the Feast of St. John the Evangelist. It was also used in the Paris Breviary for Lauds on the Feast of St. John the Apostle Before the Latin Gate (May 6.) Iussu Tyranni pro fide … Continue reading

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The Life Which God’s Incarnate Word

This hymn was used for the Feast of St. John the Evangelist in the Cluniac Breviary. The life which God’s Incarnate Word Liv’d here below with men, Three blest Evangelists record, With Heav’n-inspired pen: John penetrates on eagle wing The … Continue reading

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Quæ Dixit, Egit, Pertulit

This hymn was used for the Feast of St. John the Evangelist in the Cluniac Breviary. Quæ dixit, egit, pertulit Verbum Dei Caro factum Scriptis viri cælestibus Tres illa mundo nuntiant:— Sublimis omnes transvolat Et raptus ad Sedem Patris, Quod … Continue reading

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