Category Archives: Bishops

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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Quantus Est! Cuius Veniens Ad Ædem

This hymn was written for the Feast of St. Nicholas of Myra (Dec. 6). This is the full, original text of this hymn as it appears in Hymni Sacri et Novi (1689). Quantus est! cuius veniens ad ædem Dexterum sentit … Continue reading

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Illa Quæ Dudum Studuit Latere

This hymn was written for the Feast of St. Nicholas of Myra (Dec. 6). This is the full, original text of this hymn as it appears in Hymni Sacri et Novi (1689). Illa, quæ dudum studuit latere, Mille portentis tua … Continue reading

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Sancta Res Sanctos Vocat Ecce Patres

This hymn was written for the Feast of St. Nicholas of Myra (Dec. 6). This is the full, original text of this hymn as it appears in Hymni Sacri et Novi (1689). Sancta Res sanctos vocat ecce* Patres: Anxios omnes … Continue reading

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