Category Archives: The Blessed Virgin Mary

See! The Sun Beyond The Hill

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed under the title “Flowers for the Altar. For the School Children” in that hymnal: See! the sun beyond the hill … Continue reading

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O Turn To Jesus, Mother! Turn

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for To Our Blessed Lady for the Souls in Purgatory in that hymnal: O turn to Jesus, Mother! turn, And … Continue reading

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Sing, Sing, Ye Angel Bands

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for The Assumption in that hymnal: Sing, sing, ye Angel Bands, All beautiful and bright; For higher still, and higher, … Continue reading

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O Flower Of Grace! Divinest Flower!

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for Another Month of Mary – Mary, The Flower of God in that hymnal: O Flower of Grace! divinest Flower! … Continue reading

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Joy Of My Heart! O Let Me Pay

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for Month of May in that hymnal: PIOUS ASPIRATIONS TO THE MOTHER OF GOD, FOR EVERY DAY IN THE MONTH. … Continue reading

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God Of Mercy! Let Us Run

This hymn is used for the Lauds on the (September) Feast of the Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. … Continue reading

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Mother Of Mercy! Day By Day

This is the full, original text from an 1852 edition of Fr. Faber’s hymnal Jesus and Mary. It is listed for To Our Blessed Lady in that hymnal: Mother of Mercy! day by day My love of thee grows more … Continue reading

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