Category Archives: Other Feast Days

See! The Sun Beyond The Hill

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed under the title “Flowers for the Altar. For the School Children” in that hymnal: See! the sun beyond the hill … Continue reading

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Hail, Holy Wilfrid, Hail!

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed under the title “St. Wilfrid” in that hymnal. St. Wilfrid’s feast day on the Roman Calendar is October 12: Hail, … Continue reading

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Hail, Patron Of Erin! Bright Star Of The West

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 1906 edition of the St. Basil Hymnal: Hail, Patron of Erin! bright Star of the West, What land has not heard of thy fame? Dear, dear to my … Continue reading

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All Praise To St. Patrick, Who Brought To Our Mountains

This is the full, original text of this hymn as it appears in an 1860 edition of Fr. Faber’s Oratory Hymns. It is listed for St. Patrick’s Day in that hymnal: All praise to St.* Patrick, who brought to our mountains … Continue reading

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Hibernia’s Champion Saint, All Hail!

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 1906 edition of the St. Basil Hymnal: Hibernia’s Champion Saint, all hail! With fadeless glory crown’d; The offspring of your ardent zeal, This day your praise shall sound. … Continue reading

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Dear Angel! Ever At My Side

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for The Guardian Angel (for the School Children) in that hymnal: Dear Angel! ever at my side, How loving must … Continue reading

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Hail, Gabriel! Hail! A Thousand Hails

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for St. Gabriel in that hymnal: Hail, Gabriel! hail! a thousand Hails For thine whose music still prevails In the … Continue reading

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