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Almighty God Thy Throne Above

This hymn is used for None on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary form and the Ordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. … Continue reading

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And Now The Sun’s Declining Rays

This hymn is used for None on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Paris Breviary. This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. And now the sun’s declining rays Towards … Continue reading

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Da Christe Nos Tecum Mori

These two verses were added to the end of the minor offices at Prime, Terce, Sext and None during the Easter Season in the Paris Breviary (1736): Da, Christe, nos tecum mori; Tecum simul da surgere: Terrena da contemnere; Amare … Continue reading

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Memento De Deo Deus

This hymn was used as the hymn for Prime, Terce, Sext, & None in the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Paris Breviary (1736). Memento, de Deo Deus‚ Quod matre natus Virgine, Nostri misertus, perditi Mundi redemptor … Continue reading

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O God Of All The Strength And Power

This hymn is used for None on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary form and the Ordinary Form. This is the text as it appears in Hymns Ancient & Modern 1867 edition: O God, of all the strength … Continue reading

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Labente Iam Solis Rota

This hymn is used for None on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Paris Breviary. Labente iam solis rota, Inclinat in noctem dies; Sic vita supremam cito Festinat ad metam gradu. O Christe, dum fixus cruci Expandis orbi … Continue reading

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Memento Salutis Auctor

This hymn is used for Terce, Sext, None and Compline in the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary. It was also used for the minor hours in the Services for the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Sarum Breviary. Memento, … Continue reading

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