Category Archives: Holy Virgins

O Virgo Pectus Cui Sacrum

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers II for the Common of Virgins when not a Martyr in the Paris Breviary (1736). O Virgo, pectus cui sacrum, Amoris expers improbi, Intus suis ardoribus Sanctus perussit Spiritus! Non te … Continue reading

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Non Vana Dilectum Gregem

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds for the Common of Virgins when not a Martyr in the Paris Breviary (1736). Non vana dilectum gregem Pavere mundi gaudia, Nec pura fallax pectora Imago lusit sæculi. Sed hæc tuarum … Continue reading

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Quid Sacram Virgo Generosa Martyr

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds for the Common of Virgins when a Martyr in the Paris Breviary (1736). Quid sacram, Virgo, generosa Martyr, Ambiunt frontem duplices coronæ? Nempe non unum gemino reportas Hoste triumphum. Mollior fregit … Continue reading

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Cælestis Aula Panditur

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns for the Common of Virgins when not a Martyr in the Paris Breviary (1736). Cælestis aula panditur: En sponsus; omnes obviæ, Exite sponso Virgini, Exite, sponsæ Virgines. Hæc nuptialis est dies, … Continue reading

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Virginum Robur Deus Atque Custos

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns for the Common of Virgins when a Martyr in the Paris Breviary (1736). Virginum robur, Deus, atque custos: Sexus imbellis, medios per enses, Dum faves, quas non superat virili Pectore mortes! … Continue reading

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Vos O Virginei Cum Citharis Chori

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers I for the Common of Virgins when not a Martyr in the Paris Breviary (1736). Vos o virginei cum citharis chori, Agni deliciæ, pars gregis optima, Sponsum virgineo progenitum sinu Puris … Continue reading

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Festis Læta Sonent Æthera Cantibus

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers I & II for the Common of Virgins when a Martyr in the Paris Breviary (1736). Festis læta sonent æthera cantibus: Nunc aptate tubas, sumite tympana, Cœtus Angelici: dicite Virginem, Christi … Continue reading

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