Category Archives: Bishops

Subditis Reges Dare Iura Terris

This hymn is written for Saint Germanus of Auxerre, bishop (Saint Germain l’Auxerrois), whose feast day falls on July 31. This is the original text as it appears in Fr. Coffin’s Hymni Sacri (1736): Subditis Reges dare iura terris Gaudeant: … Continue reading

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Mitte Pro Caro Solitas Ovili

This hymn is written for Saint Germanus of Auxerre, bishop (Saint Germain l’Auxerrois), whose feast day falls on July 31. This is the original text as it appears in Fr. Coffin’s Hymni Sacri (1736): Mitte pro caro solitas ovili, Pontifex … Continue reading

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Secli Iam Satis Est Muneribus Datum

This hymn is written for Saint Germanus of Auxerre, bishop (Saint Germain l’Auxerrois), whose feast day falls on July 31. This is the original text as it appears in Fr. Coffin’s Hymni Sacri (1736): Secli iam satis est muneribus datum. … Continue reading

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The Praises That The Blessed Know

This hymn was used as the sequence hymn for the feast of St. Augustine of Hippo (Aug. 28) in a number of medieval Missals, particularly in France.  This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 1856 … Continue reading

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Our Festal Strains To-Day Reveal

This hymn was used as the sequence hymn for the feast of St. Augustine of Hippo (Aug. 28) in a number of medieval Missals, particularly in France.  This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 1856 … Continue reading

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Interni Festi Gaudia

This hymn was used as the sequence hymn for the feast of St. Augustine of Hippo (Aug. 28) in a number of medieval Missals, particularly in France.  This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the Thesaurus … Continue reading

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Jesu, The World’s Redeemer, Hear!

This hymn is used for Vespers and Matins in the Common of a Confessor and Bishop in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Vespers in the Common of Holy Men for one saint in the … Continue reading

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