Category Archives: The Holy Trinity

O Pater Sancte Mitis Atque Pie

This hymn was used for Lauds on Trinity Sunday in the Sarum Breviary. O Pater Sancte mitis atque pie, O Iesu Christe Fili venerande, Paracliteque Spiritus, O Alme Deus æterne. Trinitas Sancta, Unitasque firma, Deitas vera, Bonitas immensa, Lux angelorum, … Continue reading

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Adesto Sancta Trinitas

This hymn was used for Vespers and Matins on Trinity Sunday in the Sarum Breviary. Adesto Sancta Trinitas, Par splendor, una Deitas, Qui extas rerum omnium Sine fine principium. Te cælorum militia Laudat, adorat, prædicat, Triplexque mundi machina Benedicit per … Continue reading

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Almighty Father, Just And Good

This hymn, also known as the Hymnus Eucharisticus, comes from Magdalen College, Oxford University where a centuries-old tradition has the choir sing a hymn to the Blessed Trinity from the tower at 5 a.m. on May Day (May 1). This is … Continue reading

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O Thou Who Dwellest Bright On High

This hymn was used for Lauds on Trinity Sunday in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. O thou who dwellest bright on high, Thou ever-blessed Trinity! … Continue reading

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Thrice Holy God, Of Wondrous Might

This hymn was used for Vespers I & II on Trinity Sunday in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Thrice holy God, of wondrous might, O … Continue reading

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O Thee, O God the Father – Thee

This hymn, also known as the Hymnus Eucharisticus, comes from Magdalen College, Oxford University where a centuries-old tradition has the choir sing a hymn to the Blessed Trinity from the tower at 5 a.m. on May Day (May 1). O … Continue reading

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Te Deum Patrem Colimus [Hymnus Eucharisticus]

This hymn, also known as the Hymnus Eucharisticus, comes from Magdalen College, Oxford University where a centuries-old tradition has the choir sing a hymn to the Blessed Trinity from the tower at 5 a.m. on May Day (May 1). Te … Continue reading

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