Category Archives: The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Feb. 2)

Stupete Gentes Fit Deus Hostia

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers II on the Feast of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Paris Breviary (1736). Stupete, gentes; fit Deus hostia: Se sponte legi legifer obligat: Orbis Redemptor nunc redemptus: … Continue reading

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Qui Sacris Hodie Sistitur Aris

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds on the Feast of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Paris Breviary (1736). Qui sacris hodie sistitur aris, Stat signum populis omnibus Infans: Idem Iudaicæ gloria Gentis, Et … Continue reading

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Fumant Sabæis Templa Vaporibus

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns on the Feast of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Paris Breviary (1736). Fumant Sabæis templa vaporibus; Nos sacra poscunt: iam præit hostia; Sequamur omnes, et vicissim Puro … Continue reading

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Hail To The Lord Who Comes

Hail to the Lord who comes, Comes to His temple gate; Not with His angel host, Not in His kingly state; No shouts proclaim Him nigh, No crowds His coming wait. But, borne upon the throne Of Mary’s gentle breast, … Continue reading

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Mundi Salus Qui Nasceris

This hymn was used for Compline on Sundays and Weekdays From Christmas Eve to the Feast of the Presentation in the Paris Breviary (1736). Mundi salus qui nasceris, Iesu puer; nos respice; Da moribus castis tuam Referre nos infantiam. Fessos … Continue reading

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Templi Sacratas Pande, Sion, Fores

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers I on the Feast of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Paris Breviary (1736). Templi sacratas pande, Sion, fores; Christus sacerdos intrat et hostia: Cedant inanes veritati, Quæ … Continue reading

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Within The Temple’s Hallowed Courts

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 “Festivals of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The Pure Offering.” Within the Temple’s hallowed courts Saint … Continue reading

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