Category Archives: Sexagesima Sunday

Our God, In His Celestial Seat

This hymn was used for Nocturns from the Septuagesima Sunday 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. Our God, in His celestial … Continue reading

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Aspice, Infami Deus Ipse Ligno

This hymn is a hymn for Matins on the Friday after Sexagesima Sunday, dedicated to the Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ. The text comes from the Office of the Instruments of the Passion, or the Passion Offices. Aspice, infami … 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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Æterna Cæli Gloria

This hymn is used for Lauds on Fridays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. In the Ordinary Form, this hymn is used for the hymn for Lauds on Fridays of Weeks I & III of … Continue reading

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