Category Archives: Bishops

O Christ Who Art Our Pastor’s Lord

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds in the Common for Bishops in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. O Christ, who art our … Continue reading

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O Thou Whose All Redeeming Might

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

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Iesu Sacerdotum Decus

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds in the Common for Bishops in the Paris Breviary (1736). Iesu, Sacerdotum decus, In hac die, qua gloria Sanctum coronas Præsulem, Votis adesto supplicum. Sui probatus præmium Amoris, et pignus tui, … Continue reading

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Christe Decreto Patris Institutus

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns in the Common for Bishops in the Paris Breviary (1736). Christe, decreto Patris institutus Pontifex summo, tibi, qui fideles Quos legis, formas populis regendis Ipse ministros: Hunc iuvat festo celebrare cantu, … Continue reading

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Christe Pastorum Caput Atque Princeps

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers I & II in the Common for Bishops in the Paris Breviary (1736). Christe, Pastorum caput atque princeps, Præsulis festam venerata lucem, Debitis supplex tua templa votis Turba frequentat. Ille non … Continue reading

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Plenis Resultet Vocibus

This hymn is used for Lauds for the Common of more than One Confessor who is a Bishop in the Extraordinary Form.  Plenis resultet vocibus Laetum diei canticum: Ad lucis ortum, concinat Chorus beatos Praesules. En pro gregis custodia Nullos … Continue reading

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Inclitos Christi

This hymn is used for Vespers for the Common of more than One Confessor who is a Bishop as well as the Common of more than one Confessor who is not a Bishop in the Extraordinary Form. It is used … Continue reading

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