Category Archives: The Holy Archangels

O Thou, Around Whose Everlasting Throne

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). This is the original text of this hymn from Isaac Williams’s Hymns Translated from the … Continue reading

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O Christ, Who Sit’st With God On High

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). This is the original text of this hymn from Isaac … Continue reading

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Oh Christ, Who In Heaven

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). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s … 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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Placare, Christe, Servulis (Nobis)

This is the hymn for Lauds on the Feast of St. Raphael the Archangel and the Feast of St. Gabriel in the Extraordinary Form. Placare, Christe, servulis, Quibus Patris clementiam Tuæ ad tribunal gratiæ Patrona Virgo postulat. Nobis adesto Archangele, … Continue reading

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