Category Archives: Little Office of the BVM

Memento Salutis Auctor

This hymn is used for Terce, Sext, None and Compline in the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Memento, salutis Auctor, Quod nostri quondam corporis, Ex illibata Virgine Nascendo, formam sumpseris. Maria, mater gratiæ, Mater misericordiæ, Tu nos ab … Continue reading

Posted in Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns, Compline, Latin Hymns, Little Office of the BVM, Non-English Hymns, None, Sext, Terce, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Devotional Offices, The Liturgy of Hours/Hours of the Day, Tune to Be Determined | 1 Comment

Remember, O Creator Lord!

This hymn is used for Terce, Sext, None and Compline in the Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Remember, O Creator Lord! That in the Virgin’s sacred womb Thou wast conceiv’d, and of her flesh Didst our mortality assume. … Continue reading

Posted in Compline, Edward Caswall, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Hymns By The Greats, Little Office of the BVM, Non-English Hymns, None, Sext, Terce, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Communion of Saints, The Devotional Offices, The Liturgy of Hours/Hours of the Day, Tune to Be Determined | 1 Comment

O Queen Of All The Virgin Choir!

This hymn is used for Lauds for Marian feasts throughout the year in the Common of Saints for the BVM in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Lauds in the Commons for the BVM in the Ordinary Form. O … Continue reading

Posted in Commons of the Saints, Edward Caswall, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Hymns By The Greats, Little Office of the BVM, Morning Prayer/Lauds, Non-English Hymns, Roman Breviary, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Venantius Honorius Fortunatus, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Communion of Saints, The Devotional Offices, The Liturgy of Hours/Hours of the Day | 1 Comment

Quem Terra, Pontus, Æthera

This hymn is used for both Forms. It is broken into two parts, the first being used for Matins for Marian feasts throughout the year in the Common of Saints for the BVM and tin the Extraordinary Form. The second … Continue reading

Posted in Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns, Commons of the Saints, Hymns By The Greats, Latin Hymns, Little Office of the BVM, Matins/Office of Readings, Morning Prayer/Lauds, Non-English Hymns, Roman Breviary, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Venantius Honorius Fortunatus, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Communion of Saints, The Devotional Offices, The Liturgy of Hours/Hours of the Day, Tune to Be Determined | 2 Comments

The Lord, Whom Earth, And Sea, And Sky

This hymn is used for Matins for Marian feasts throughout the year in the Common of Saints for the BVM in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Office of Readings in the Commons for the BVM in the Ordinary … Continue reading

Posted in Commons of the Saints, Edward Caswall, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Hymns By The Greats, Little Office of the BVM, Matins/Office of Readings, Non-English Hymns, Roman Breviary, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Venantius Honorius Fortunatus, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Communion of Saints, The Devotional Offices, The Liturgy of Hours/Hours of the Day | 1 Comment

Ave Maris Stella

This hymn is used for Vespers for Marian feasts throughout the year in the Common of Saints for the BVM in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Vespers II in the Commons for the BVM in the Ordinary Form. … Continue reading

Posted in Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns, Authorship Debated, Unknown, To Be Determined, Commons of the Saints, Evening Prayer / Vespers, Latin Hymns, Little Office of the BVM, Non-English Hymns, Roman Breviary, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Communion of Saints, The Devotional Offices, The Liturgy of Hours/Hours of the Day | 1 Comment

Gentle Star Of Ocean

This hymn is used for Vespers for Marian feasts throughout the year in the Common of Saints for the BVM in the Extraordinary Form. It is used for Vespers II in the Commons for the BVM in the Ordinary Form. … Continue reading

Posted in Authorship Debated, Unknown, To Be Determined, Commons of the Saints, Edward Caswall, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Evening Prayer / Vespers, Hymns By The Greats, Little Office of the BVM, Non-English Hymns, Roman Breviary, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Communion of Saints, The Devotional Offices, The Liturgy of Hours/Hours of the Day, Tune to Be Determined | 1 Comment