Category Archives: The Assumption (August 15)

Solis O Virgo Radiis Amicta

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Extraordinary Form. Solis, o Virgo, radiis amicta, Bis caput senis redimita stellis, Luna cui præbet pedibus scabellum Inclita fulges. Mortis, inferni … Continue reading

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Surge! Iam Terris Fera

This hymn is used for Matins on the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Extraordinary Form. Surge! Iam terris fera bruma cessit, Ridet in pratis decus omne florum, Alma quæ Vitæ Genitrix fuisti, Surge, Maria! … Continue reading

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O Prima, Virgo, Prodita

This hymn is used for I Vespers on the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Extraordinary Form. O Prima, Virgo, prodita E Conditoris spiritu, Prædestinata Altissimi Gestare in alvo Filium; Tu perpes hostis femina Prænuntiata … Continue reading

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Immaculate and Glorious Virgin

Here’s a hymn I wrote for the Solemnity of the Assumption of Our Lady: Immaculate and Glorious Virgin! Thee we sing, Great Mother of God! Thou on this day to heav’n wast taken When thou thy path on earth hadst … Continue reading

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Rejoice, O Ye Spirits And Angels On High!

This hymn was used as the hymn for I Vespers on the Solemnity of the Assumption in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Rejoice, O ye Spirits and Angels on High! This day the pure Mother of Love By death was … Continue reading

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