Category Archives: Subsections of Breviaries

Lord Of Creation, Bow Thine Ear, O Christ, To Hear

This hymn was used for Vespers I & Matins in the Common of the Apostles & Evangelists in the Sarum Breviary. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is … Continue reading

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Servant Of God, Remember

This hymn was used for Compline during Passiontide in the Sarum Breviary. In the Mozarabic Breviary, it was used for Compline in the old Hymnarium and in the Minor Offices. This is the text of this hymn as it appears … Continue reading

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Sing, My Tongue, The Glorious Battle (Dearmer)

This hymn is a translation of only one portion of a larger hymn and follows the text used in the Sarum Breviary. This part was used for Matins during Passiontide and on the Feast of the Invention (Finding) of the … Continue reading

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Most Holy Lord And God Of Heaven

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

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O Boundless Wisdom, God Most High

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