Category Archives: Subsections of Breviaries

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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The Mighty Host On High

This hymn was used for Lauds & Vespers II for the Feast of St. Raphael the Archangel in the Hereford Breviary. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in the 1856 edition of John Mason Neale’s Hymnal … Continue reading

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Blessed Feasts of Blessed Martyrs!

This hymn is a sequence hymn from Medieval German Missals for the Common of Martyrs according to John Julian. This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 1856 edition of John Mason Neale’s Hymnal Noted, expanded … Continue reading

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Blessed City, Heav’nly Salem, Land Of Glory, Land Of Rest

This hymn is used for the Restoration of a Basilica (Church) in the old Hymnarium of the Mozarabic Breviary. This is the text of this hymn as it appears in Part II of the 1856 edition of John Mason Neale’s … Continue reading

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