Category Archives: Sext

Oh God Of Truth Almighty Lord

This hymn is used for Sext 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 Meridian Beams

This hymn was used for Sext 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 meridian beams Their … 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 Truth, O Lord Of Might

This hymn is used for Sext on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary form and the Ordinary Form. O God of truth, O Lord of might, Who orderest time and change aright, Brightening the morn with golden gleams, … Continue reading

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Iam Solis Excelsum Iubar

This hymn was used for Sext on Sundays and Weekdays throughout the year in the Paris Breviary. Iam solis excelsum iubar Toto coruscat lumine; Sinusque pandens aureos, Ignita vibrat spicula. Tu, Christe, qui mundum nova, Sol verus, accendis face, Fаc … 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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