Category Archives: Ambrosian Breviary

Blest Martyr, Let Thy Triumph-Day

This hymn is a partial translation of a hymn used for Lauds for the Feast of Saint Vincent the Levite [of Saragossa], martyr (January 22) in the Mozarabic Breviary. It is used for Vespers I & II and Lauds in … Continue reading

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Come, O Creator Spirit, Come

This hymn to the Holy Spirit is used frequently in the life of the Church, including ordinations, Pentecost and Confirmation. In the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary, it is used for Vespers on Pentecost. According to the Liber Hymnarius, … Continue reading

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When Christ Our Lord Had Passed Once More

This hymn is sung for Matins on Pentecost in the Extraordinary form of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Terce on Pentecost in the Ordinary Form. It was used  also used for Pentecost in the Sarum Breviary. Part I … Continue reading

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O Kind Creator, Bow Thine Ear

This hymn is used for Vespers on Sundays and Weekdays in Lent from the First Sunday in Lent through Passion Sunday in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Vespers on Sundays in Lent until Holy … Continue reading

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O Splendour Of God’s Glory Bright

This hymn is used for Lauds on Mondays throughout the year in the Extraordinary brevForm of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Lauds on Mondays of Weeks I & III during Ordinary Time in the Ordinary Form. It was … Continue reading

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Creator Of The Earth And Sky

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers I of Sunday (Saturday Evening) in the Sarum Breviary during the weeks following Epiphany. It is used in the Mozarabic Breviary for Sundays in the old Mozarabic Hymnarium. It is used … Continue reading

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The Word Of God Proceeding Forth

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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