Category Archives: Matins/Office of Readings

Image Eterne Of God Most High

This hymn is used for Matins on the Solemnity of Christ the King in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Lauds on the same Feast in the Ordinary Form. Image Eterne of God Most High, Thou light of Light, … Continue reading

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Æterna Imago Altissimi

This hymn is used for Matins on the Solemnity of Christ the King in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Lauds on the same Feast in the Ordinary Form. Æterna Imago Altissimi, Lumen, Deus, de Lumine, Tibi, Redemptor gloria, … Continue reading

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The Mount Of Olives Witnesseth

This hymn is used for Matins on the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary/Our Lady of Victory in the Extraordinary Form. The Mount of Olives witnesseth The awful agony of God: His soul is sorrowful to death, His sweat … Continue reading

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In Monte Olivis

This hymn is used for Matins on the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary/Our Lady of Victory in the Extraordinary Form. In monte olivis consito Redemptor orans, procidit, Mœret, pavescit, deficit, Sudore manans sanguinis. A proditore traditus Raptatur in … Continue reading

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Sing, O Ye Faithful

This hymn is used for Vespers & Matins the Feast of Sts. Cyril and Methodius in the Extraordinary Form. Sing, o ye faithful, sing two athlete brothers, Welcomed above to thrones of light supernal; Sing, of Slavonia’s race, the glory … Continue reading

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Sedibus Cæli

This hymn is used for Vespers & Matins the Feast of Sts. Cyril and Methodius in the Extraordinary Form. Sedibus cæli nitidis receptos Dicite athletas geminos, fideles; Slavicæ duplex columen, decusque Dicite gentis. Hos amor fratres sociavit unus, Unaque abduxit … Continue reading

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When War Was Raging, And The Town

This hymn is used for Matins on the Feast of The Seven Holy Founders in the Extraordinary Form. When war was raging, and the town Was red with blood of brother bands, Our Virgin-Mother bowed her down With bounteous hands. Seven … Continue reading

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