Category Archives: The Liturgy of the Church

On This The Virgin Lucy’s Day

This hymn is used for Vespers & Lauds for the Feast of St. Lucy, virgin & marytr (Dec. 13) in the Calahorra Breviary. The text below is my translation of the hymn into English meter. On this, the virgin Lucy’s … Continue reading

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Gratuletur Plebs Fidelis

This hymn is used for Lauds for the Feast of St. Lucy, virgin & marytr (Dec. 13) in the Solsona Breviary. The text below comes from the Hymnodia Hiberica volume of the Analecta Hymnica Medii Ævi (1894). Gratuletur plebs fidelis Proferendo … Continue reading

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Luciæ Lætetur Gestis

This hymn is used for Nocturns[Matins] for the Feast of St. Lucy, virgin & marytr (Dec. 13) in the Solsona Breviary. The text below comes from the Hymnodia Hiberica volume of the Analecta Hymnica Medii Ævi (1894). Luciæ lætetur gestis Turba … Continue reading

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Pneumatis Igne Succensa

This hymn is used for Vespers for the Feast of St. Lucy, virgin & marytr (Dec. 13) in the Solsona Breviary. The text below comes from the Hymnodia Hiberica volume of the Analecta Hymnica Medii Ævi (1894). Pneumatis igne succensa Caritate … Continue reading

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Laudemus Christum Dominum

This hymn is used for Nocturns [Matins] for the Feast of St. Lucy, virgin & marytr (Dec. 13) in the Calahorra Breviary. The text below comes from the Hymnodia Hiberica volume of the Analecta Hymnica Medii Ævi (1894). Laudemus Christum Dominum, … Continue reading

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Luciæ Festo Virginis

This hymn is used for Vespers & Lauds for the Feast of St. Lucy, virgin & marytr (Dec. 13) in the Calahorra Breviary. The text below comes from the Hymnodia Hiberica volume of the Analecta Hymnica Medii Ævi (1894). Luciæ festo … Continue reading

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Solemne Rutilat Ac Venerabile

This hymn is used for Lauds for the Feast of Saint Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist (September 21) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Solemne rutilat ac venerabile Nunc festum: Populi, pectora pandite: Cælesti Domino munera solvite, Et grates pie reddite. Electus Domini … Continue reading

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