Category Archives: The Holy Angels

Regnator Orbis Summus Et Arbiter

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds on the Feast of the Holy Guardian Angels (October 2) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Regnator orbis summus et arbiter, Cui prona servit curia cælitum; Quæ voce sola tu creasti, Perpetua … Continue reading

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Descende Cælo Te Michael Vocat

Cardinal Newman’s Hymni Ecclesiae of the 19th Century lists this as the hymn used  for Nocturns on the Feast of St. Michael and All Angels (September 29) in the Paris Breviary. Descende cælo: te Michael vocat Quæ festa terris te celebrat … Continue reading

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Mille Quem Stipant Solio Sedentem

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds on the Feast of St. Michael and All Angels (September 29) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Mille, quem stipant solio sedentem Corporis puræ sine mole mentes, Christe, quos fuso tibi consecrasti … Continue reading

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Christe Qui Sedes Olympo

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers I & II and Nocturns on the Feast of St. Michael and All Angels (September 29) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Christe, qui sedes olympo, Par Deo Patri Deus, Quem tremiscunt … Continue reading

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Quæ Dixit, Egit, Pertulit

This hymn was used for the Feast of St. John the Evangelist in the Cluniac Breviary. Quæ dixit, egit, pertulit Verbum Dei Caro factum Scriptis viri cælestibus Tres illa mundo nuntiant:— Sublimis omnes transvolat Et raptus ad Sedem Patris, Quod … Continue reading

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Ruler Of The Dread Immense!

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Feast of the Holy Guardian Angels in both Forms. Ruler of the dread immense! Maker of this mighty frame! Whose eternal Providence Governs and upholds the same! Low before thy face we … Continue reading

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Praise We Those Ministers Celestial

This hymn is used for Vespers & Matins on the Feast of the Holy Guardian Angels in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Vespers on the same Feast in the Ordinary Form. Praise we those ministers celestial Whom the … Continue reading

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