Category Archives: Septuagesima Sunday

Thou, Great Creator, Art Possessed

This hymn was used for Saturday Vespers (Sunday Vespers I) from the Saturday before Septuagesima until the beginning of Lent in the Paris Breviary(1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. … Continue reading

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Vos Ante Christi Tempora

This hymn was used for Vespers (II) from Septuagesima Sunday until the beginning of Lent in the Paris Breviary(1736). Vos ante Christi tempora, Christi fideles asseclæ, Verenda iustorum cohors, Primique credentum patres: Vestra* quis o dignis queat Efferre laudibus fidem? … Continue reading

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Qui Nos Creas Solus Pater

This hymn was used for Lauds from the Septuagesima Sunday until the beginning of Lent in the Paris Breviary(1736). Qui nos creas solus, Pater, De pristino lapsos statu Non solus instauras: simul Nostros labores exigis. Delicta pœnitentibus Clemens relaxas; improbos … Continue reading

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Rebus Creatis Nil Egens

This hymn was used for Nocturns from the Septuagesima Sunday until the beginning of Lent in the Paris Breviary(1736). Rebus creatis nil egens, Temet beatus, nunc tuo Prodis ab arcano, Deus, Mundoque das primordia. Tu cuncta quæ non sunt, vocas: … Continue reading

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Te Læta Mundi Conditor

This hymn was used for Saturday Vespers (Sunday Vespers I) from the Saturday before Septuagesima until the beginning of Lent in the Paris Breviary(1736). Te læta, mundi Conditor, Unum manet semper quies: Festiva cælestes choros Semper decent præconia. Nos, sanctitate … Continue reading

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Venit E Cælo Mediator Alto

This hymn is a hymn for Lauds on the Friday after Septuagesima Sunday, dedicated to the Prayer of Our Lord Jesus Christ on Mount Olivet. The text comes from the Office of the Instruments of the Passion, or the Passion … Continue reading

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Daughter Of Sion Cease Thy Bitter Tears

This hymn is a hymn for Lauds on the Friday after Septuagesima Sunday, dedicated to the Prayer of Our Lord Jesus Christ on Mount Olivet. The text comes from the Office of the Instruments of the Passion, or the Passion … Continue reading

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