Category Archives: Prime

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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Iam Lucis Orto Sidere… Nil Lingua

This hymn is used for Prime on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Paris Breviary. Iam lucis orto sidere Deum precemur supplices, Nostras ut ipse dirigat: Lux increata, semitas. Nil lingua, nil peccet manus, Nil mens inane cogitet: … Continue reading

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Hail Virgin Most Wise!

This hymn is used at Prime in the Little Office of the Immaculate Conception. Hail, Virgin most wise! Hail, Deity’s Shrine, With seven fair pillars And Table divine! Preserv’d from the guilt Which has come on us all! Exempt in … Continue reading

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Iam Lucis Orto Sidere

This hymn is used for Prime on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary form. It is used for Lauds/Morning Prayer on Thursdays of Weeks II & IV during Ordinary Time in the Ordinary Form. Iam lucis orto … Continue reading

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Now Doth The Sun Ascend The Sky

This hymn is used for Prime on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary form. It is used for Lauds/Morning Prayer on Thursdays of Weeks II & IV during Ordinary Time in the Ordinary Form. Now doth the … Continue reading

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Now That The Daylight Fills The Sky

This hymn is used for Prime on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary form. It is used for Lauds/Morning Prayer on Thursdays of Weeks II & IV during Ordinary Time in the Ordinary Form. Now that the … Continue reading

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