Category Archives: Morning Prayer/Lauds

Iam Ferox Miles Tibi Sæpe Cessit

This hymn was used for Lauds on the Feast of St. Catherine of Siena, Virgin and Doctor of the Church (Apr. 29 (April 30 Extraordinary Form) in the Dominican Breviary. This is the text of this hymn as it appears … Continue reading

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O King Most High Of Earth And Sky

This hymn was used for Lauds for the Vigil of Pentecost in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed as a hymn for the … Continue reading

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Sponsa Cælestis Generosa Regis

This is a medieval hymn for Lauds on the feast of St. Catherine of Siena, Virgin and Doctor of the Church (Apr. 29 (April 30 Extraordinary Form).  This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Analecta Hymni … Continue reading

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The Word Of God, Proceeding Forth (The English Hymnal)

This hymn is used in both Forms of the Roman Breviary as the hymn for Lauds on the Solemnity of Corpus Christi. The last two verses (O Salutaris Hostia) are sung at Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. It was also … Continue reading

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Of The Glorious Body Telling (The English Hymnal)

This hymn is one of the most beloved of the Church. It is used as the hymn for I & II Vespers on the Solemnity of Corpus Christi in The Roman & Paris Breviaries. It is used for Matins on … Continue reading

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O Saviour Jesu, Not Alone

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Solemnity of All Saints in the both Forms of the Roman Breviary. It is also used for Vespers I & Matins on All Saints in the Sarum Breviary. It is used for … Continue reading

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Christ, The Fair Glory Of The Holy Angels

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Feast of St. Michael as well as Vespers in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. On the Feast of St. Raphael, its first verse and the last three verses are used … Continue reading

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