Category Archives: The Holy Rosary

This Is The Day, The Solemn Day

This hymn was used for Vespers I & II on the Feast of the Annunciation and Incarnation of the Lord in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive … Continue reading

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Long Time The Fallen Human Race

This hymn was used for Lauds on the Feast of the Annunciation and Incarnation of the Lord in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Long time … Continue reading

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Ave Maria

Ave Maria, gratia plena, Dominus tecum Benedicta tu in mulieribus Et benedictus Fructus ventris tui, Iesus. Sancta Maria, Mater Dei, Ora pro nobis peccatoribus Nunc et hora mortis nostræ. Amen. Words: Luke ch. 2, traditional prayer. Chant: “Ave Maria” Gregorian … Continue reading

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Our Prayer Is Heard: The Holy Dove

This hymn was used for Lauds of Pentecost in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Our prayer is heard: the holy Dove, Sent from the Father’s … Continue reading

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To Whom Is Our Report Made Known?

This hymn was used for Vespers I for Passion Sunday & Palm Sunday  in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. To whom is our report made … Continue reading

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Now Jesus Lifts His Prayer On High

This hymn was used for Lauds and Vespers II for the Octave of Epiphany (January 13 – The Feast of the Lord’s Baptism) in the Paris Breviary(1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns … Continue reading

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The Voice Of Him Who Cries Aloud

This hymn was used for Vespers I for the Octave of Epiphany (January 13 – The Feast of the Lord’s Baptism) in the Paris Breviary(1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive … Continue reading

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