Category Archives: The Seven Holy Founders (Feb. 17/Feb.12(EF))

By Mary’s Inspiration Led

This hymn is used for Vespers on the Feast of The Seven Holy Founders in the Extraordinary Form. By Mary’s inspiration led, A sevenfold offspring comes to light; At Mary’s call away they sped To Mount Senario’s rugged height. What fruits … Continue reading

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The Fathers Live A Life In Shade

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Feast of The Seven Holy Founders in the Extraordinary Form. The fathers lived a life in shade, Yet seemed to Peter’s vision seven White glistening lilies for the Maid, The Queen of heaven. … Continue reading

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Matris Sub Almæ Numine

This hymn is used for Vespers on the Feast of The Seven Holy Founders in the Extraordinary Form. Matris sub almæ numine Septena proles nascitur: Ipsa vocante, ad arduum Tendit Senari verticem. Quos terra fructus proferet Dum sacra proles germinat, Uvis … Continue reading

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Sic Patres Vitam

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Feast of The Seven Holy Founders in the Extraordinary Form. Sic patres vitam peragunt in umbra, Lilia ut septem nivei decoris, Virgini excelsæ bene grata, Petro Visa nitere. Iamque divina rapiente flamma, Cursitant … Continue reading

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When War Was Raging, And The Town

This hymn is used for Matins on the Feast of The Seven Holy Founders in the Extraordinary Form. When war was raging, and the town Was red with blood of brother bands, Our Virgin-Mother bowed her down With bounteous hands. Seven … Continue reading

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Bella Dum Late

This hymn is used for Matins on the Feast of The Seven Holy Founders in the Extraordinary Form. Bella dum late furerent, et urbes Cæde fraterna gemerent cruentæ, Adfuit Virgo, nova semper edens Munera matris. En vocat septem famulos, fideles Ut … Continue reading

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