Category Archives: Commons of the Saints

Sinæ Sub Alto Vertice

This hymn was used for Lauds on the Feast of St. Mark in the Paris Breviary (1736). Cardinal Newman’s Hymni Ecclesiae has it listed for the same hours as the Common of Evangelists in the Paris Breviary (presumably a later … Continue reading

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Christi Perennes Nuntii

This hymn was used for Vespers I & II and Nocturns on the Feast of St. Mark in the Paris Breviary (1736). Cardinal Newman’s Hymni Ecclesiae has it listed for the same hours as the Common of Evangelists in the … Continue reading

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Inviolata, Integra Et Casta Es Maria

At the end of the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the 1736 Paris Breviary this text is included under the section head “Prosa de Beata ad devotionem.” Inviolata, integra et casta es, Maria: Quæ es effecta fulgida … Continue reading

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Virgo Dei Genitrix Quem Totus Non Capit Orbis

This hymn was used as the hymn for Compline in the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Paris Breviary (1736). Virgo Dei Genitrix, quem totus non capit orbis, In tua se clausit viscera, factus homo. Hinc merito … Continue reading

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Nunc Aurora Novæ Nuntia Lucis

This hymn was used as the hymn for Lauds for the Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Saturday and the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Paris Breviary (1736). Nunc Aurora,novæ nuntia lucis, Tristes orbe procul … Continue reading

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O Quam Glorifica Luce Coruscas

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns for the Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Saturday and the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Paris Breviary (1736). O quam glorifica luce coruscas, Stirpis Davidicæ … Continue reading

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Davidis Soboles Gloria Virginum

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers for the Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary on Saturday in the Paris Breviary (1736). Davidis soboles, gloria virginum Christi Virgo parens, te posuit Deus Partu virgineo quæ male subdoli Anguis … Continue reading

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