Category Archives: Confessors

O Lovely Light Of Fatherland!

This hymn is used for Lauds the Feast of Sts. Cyril and Methodius in the Extraordinary Form. O lovely light of fatherland! Kind beacon to Slavonic race, Brothers, all hail! your festival With yearly canticle we grace. Whom Rome applauding … Continue reading

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Sing, O Ye Faithful

This hymn is used for Vespers & Matins the Feast of Sts. Cyril and Methodius in the Extraordinary Form. Sing, o ye faithful, sing two athlete brothers, Welcomed above to thrones of light supernal; Sing, of Slavonia’s race, the glory … Continue reading

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Lux O Decora Patriæ

This hymn is used for Lauds the Feast of Sts. Cyril and Methodius in the Extraordinary Form. Lux o decora patriæ Slavisque amica gentibus, Salvete, fratres: annuo Vos efferemus cantico: Quos Roma plaudens excipit, Complexa mater filios, Auget corona præsulum, … Continue reading

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Sedibus Cæli

This hymn is used for Vespers & Matins the Feast of Sts. Cyril and Methodius in the Extraordinary Form. Sedibus cæli nitidis receptos Dicite athletas geminos, fideles; Slavicæ duplex columen, decusque Dicite gentis. Hos amor fratres sociavit unus, Unaque abduxit … Continue reading

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Saint Of Sweetest Majesty!

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Feast of St. John Cantius (of Kenty) in the Extraordinary Form. Saint of sweetest majesty! What a potent voice is thine! At thy prayer diseases fly; Fading health revives again. Oft with … Continue reading

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Thy Body With Long Fastings Worn

This hymn is used for Matins on the Feast of St. John Cantius (of Kenty) in the Extraordinary Form. Thy body with long fastings worn; Thy flesh with cruel scourgings torn; Twas thine to live, O blessed Saint, A pure … Continue reading

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O Glory And High Boast

This hymn is used for Vespers on the Feast of St. John Cantius (of Kenty) in the Extraordinary Form. O glory and high boast Of Poland’s ancient race! True father of thy fatherland! Blest minister of grace! ‘Twas thine the … Continue reading

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