Category Archives: Confessors

Hither, And With One Accord

This hymn is a translation of the stichera for the Friday of Tyrophagus/Tyrini, known in English as Cheesefare week (Quinquagesima) according to Dr. Neale. Greek liturgical texts list these as the stichera for Vespers at the beginning of Saturday – … 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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He, The Confessor Of The Lord, With Triumph

This hymn is used for Vespers and Matins in the Common of a Confessor and Bishop as well as of a Confessor who is not a Bishop in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. In the Ordinary Form, it … Continue reading

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The Triumphs Of The Saints

This hymn is used for Vespers on feasts of more than one Martyr in the Common of the Saints for both Forms of the Roman Breviary. It was also used for Vespers I and Matins for the Common of many … Continue reading

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