Category Archives: Commons of the Saints

Oh! Happy The Departed Saint

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers II for the Common of Holy Women when not a Martyr in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive … Continue reading

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The Loving Heart, The Bounteous Hand

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds for the Common of Holy Women when not a Martyr in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. … Continue reading

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Blest Child Of God, Thy Hallowed Soul

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers II for the Common of Virgins when not a Martyr in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. … Continue reading

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The Man Whose Heart, Most Holy God

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds for the Common of the Just/Righteous in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. The man whose heart, … Continue reading

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‘Tis Not The Blood-Stained Vest Alone

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns for the Common of the Just/Righteous in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. ‘Tis not the blood-stained … Continue reading

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Thou Little Flock, Whose Shepherd Is Above

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers I & II for the Common of the Just/Righteous in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. Thou … Continue reading

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O Christ Who Art Our Pastor’s Lord

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds in the Common for Bishops in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the original text of the hymn from John Chandler’s 1837 Hymns of the Primitive Church. O Christ, who art our … Continue reading

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