Category Archives: Morning Prayer/Lauds

Son Of A Virgin, Maker Of Thy Mother

This hymn is used for Matins in the Common of Virgins in the Extraordinary form of the Roman Breviary. The whole hymn is used for Virgin Martyrs, verses 1, 4 & 5 are used for a Virgin who is not a Martyr … Continue reading

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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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O Glorious King Of Martyr Hosts

This hymn is used for Lauds on feasts of more than one Martyr in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary and Office of Readings on the same type of feast in the Ordinary Form. It was also used for Lauds … Continue reading

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Martyr Of God, Whose Strength Was Steeled

This hymn is used for Lauds on feasts of one Martyr in the Common of the Saints for both Forms of the Roman Breviary. It was used for Vespers I and Matins in the Common for one Martyr in the … Continue reading

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Let The Round World With Songs Rejoice

This hymn is used for Vespers & Lauds for feasts of the Apostles outside of Eastertide from the Commons of the Apostles in in the Extraordinary Form (Roman Breviary). It is used for Vespers on feasts of the Apostles from the … Continue reading

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Father Most Holy, Merciful And Tender

This hymn was used for Lauds on Trinity Sunday in the Sarum Breviary. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed as the Morning Office hymn for Trinity … 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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