Category Archives: St. Paul

It Is No Earthly Summer’s Ray

In the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary, This hymn is used in multiple places in the Breviary, though divided into parts. The third verse and the closing doxology is used as the hymn for Lauds on the the Feast … Continue reading

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The Shepherd Now Was Smitten

This hymn was used for Vespers I & II for the Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul (January 25) in the Paris Breviary(1736). This is the text of the hymn as it appears in  Hymns Ancient and Modern (1867): … Continue reading

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The Shepherd Slain, The Wolf Returns

This hymn was used for Vespers I & II for the Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul (January 25) in the Paris Breviary(1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. … Continue reading

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‘Gainst What Foemen Art Thou Rushing

This hymn was used for Nocturns for the Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul (January 25) in the Paris Breviary(1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. ‘Gainst what foemen … Continue reading

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Sudore Sat Tuo Fides

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds on the Commemoration of St. Paul (June 30) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Sudore sat tuo fides Crucisque crevit gloria; Multoque per te fœnore Impleta Christi Passio. Per sacra sese … Continue reading

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Sat Paule Sat Terris Datum

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns and Vespers on the Commemoration of St. Paul (June 30) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Sat, Paule, sat terris datum Post multa te certamina, Cursu peracto, debita Corona iam cælo … Continue reading

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Tandem Laborum Gloriosi Principes

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers II on the Feast of Sts. Peter & Paul (June 29) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Tandem laborum, gloriosi Principes, Fructum tenetis: fana passim corruunt: Quin ipsa late Roma victrix … Continue reading

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