Category Archives: Matins/Office of Readings

Qui Christiano Gloriantur Nomine

This hymn was used as the hymn for Vespers I & Nocturns on the Feast of St. Peter in Chains (August 1) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Qui christiano gloriantur nomine, Ahena frustra vincla captivos tenent; Frustra satelles servat … Continue reading

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Promissa Mundo Gaudia

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns & Vespers II on the Feast of Sts. Joachim & Anne (July 28) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Promissa mundo gaudia Iam sperat humanum genus; Adsunt beati coniuges, Orbique Christum … Continue reading

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Plagis Magistri Saucia

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns on the Feast of St. Mary Magdalen (July 22) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Plagis Magistri saucia, Dum mœsta largos funderet Maria fletus, acrior Revixit in pœnis amor. Non turba, … Continue reading

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Exite Sion Filiæ

This hymn was used for Lauds on the Feast of the Susception of the Crown of Thorns (Aug. 11) in the Paris Breviary (1736). It was also used for Vespers and Matins on the Friday after Quinquagesima Sunday, dedicated to the … Continue reading

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Montes Superbum Verticem

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns on the Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (July 2) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Montes, superbum verticem, Qua Virgo transit, subdite, Cui se libenter sternerent Vel … Continue reading

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Sat Paule Sat Terris Datum

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns and Vespers on the Commemoration of St. Paul (June 30) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Sat, Paule, sat terris datum Post multa te certamina, Cursu peracto, debita Corona iam cælo … Continue reading

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Orbe Nunc Toto Celebrentur Ambo

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns on the Feast of Sts. Peter & Paul (June 29) in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). Orbe nunc toto celebrentur ambo Principes, Orbis decus atque lumen, Mille, qui Christo peperere verbi … Continue reading

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