Category Archives: Roman Breviary

His Glorious Banners On The Air

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Solemnity of Christ the King in the Extraordinary Form.  His glorious banners on the air Triumphantly unfurled, To Christ, the King of Kings, give praise, Ye nations of the world. No kingdoms fall beneath … Continue reading

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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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Thee, Lord Of Every Age, We Sing

This hymn is used for Vespers on the Solemnity of Christ the King in both Forms. Thee, Lord of every age, we sing: Thee, Christ, we hail the nations’ King: Confess Thy right Thy realm to find Within the hearts … Continue reading

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Vexilla Christus Inclita

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Solemnity of Christ the King in the Extraordinary Form.  Vexilla Christus inclita Late triumphans explicat: Gentes adeste supplices, Regique regum plaudite. Non Ille regna cladibus: Non vi metuque subdidit Alto levatus stipite, Amore … 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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Te Sæculorum Principem

This hymn is used for Vespers on the Solemnity of Christ the King in both Forms. Te sæculorum Principem, Te, Christe, Regem Gentium, Te mentium, te cordium Unum fatemur arbitrum. Scelesta turba clamitat: Regnare Christum nolumus: Te nos ovantes omnium … Continue reading

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Now Christ, The Conqueror Of Death

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary/Our Lady of Victory in the Extraordinary Form. Now Christ, the Conqueror of death, Breaks sin’s enslaving chain, And rising from the tomb returns, And opens … Continue reading

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