Category Archives: Other Feast Days

Omnes Fideles Plaudite

This hymn was used for Lauds on the Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Nov. 21) in the Sarum Breviary. Omnes fideles plaudite, Et Virginis infantiam Devoto corde colite Mirantes eius gratiam. Nam in puella tenera Vernat … Continue reading

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Sacræ Parentes Virginis

This hymn was used for Matins on the Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Nov. 21) in the Sarum Breviary. Sacræ parentes virginis Steriles naturaliter: Hanc dono summi numinis Susceperunt feliciter. Votum solventes filiam Ad templum trimam … Continue reading

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O Dei Sapientia

This hymn was used for Vespers I on the Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Nov. 21) in the Sarum Breviary. O Dei sapientia Attingens cuncta fortiter: Humana lapsus vicia Sublevasti suaviter. Sumpsisti formam hominis In qua mortem … Continue reading

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In Passione Domini

This hymn was used for Lauds on the Feast of the Image of the Lord the Savior in the Sarum Breviary. In passione domini Qua datur Salus homini, Sit mentis* refrigerium Et cordis desiderium. Portemus in memoria **Dolores et opprobria … Continue reading

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Nos Imago Trinitatis

This hymn was used for Vespers for a unique feast from the Sarum Breviary. The Latin title of the feast, as it appears in the 1531 Folio edition of the Sarum Breviary, is “Festum Yconiæ (Iconiæ) Domini Salvatoris.” This may … Continue reading

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Almighty Father, Just And Good

This hymn, also known as the Hymnus Eucharisticus, comes from Magdalen College, Oxford University where a centuries-old tradition has the choir sing a hymn to the Blessed Trinity from the tower at 5 a.m. on May Day (May 1). This is … Continue reading

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Where The Angelic Hosts Adore Thee

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds on the Feast of the Holy Guardian Angels (October 2) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). This is the original text of the hymn from Isaac Williams’s 1839 Hymns Translated from the Parisian … Continue reading

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