Category Archives: The Proper of Saints

Thee, O Christ, The Father’s Splendour

This hymn is used for the Vespers & Matins on the Feast of St. Michael (Sept. 29) in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary . It is used for Lauds on the same Feast in the Ordinary Form. I … Continue reading

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He, The Confessor Of The Lord, With Triumph

This hymn is used for Vespers and Matins in the Common of a Confessor and Bishop as well as of a Confessor who is not a Bishop in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. In the Ordinary Form, it … Continue reading

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Miraculum Laudabile

This hymn was used for the Feast of The Ordination of St. Ambrose, Bishop, Confessor, Doctor and Patron (Dec. 7) in the Ambrosian Breviary prior to 1700. This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the Ambrosian … Continue reading

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Bellator Armis Inclitus

This hymn is used for Vespers I & II and Lauds for the feast of St. Martin of Tours, Bishop and Confessor (November 11) in the Ambrosian Breviary. This is the older text as it appears in the Ambrosian Breviary … Continue reading

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Urbis Parentem Carolum

This hymn is used for Vespers I & II and Lauds for the Feast of St. Charles Borromeo, Bishop and Confessor (November 4) in the Ambrosian Breviary. This is the text as it appears in the Ambrosian Breviary of 1830: … Continue reading

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Deo Fruentes, Fulgidæ

This hymn is used for Vespers I & II and Lauds for the Solemnity of All Saints (November 1) in the Ambrosian Breviary. This is the text as it appears in the Ambrosian Breviary of 1830: Deo fruentes, fulgidæ Salvete … Continue reading

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Divine Ductor Raphael

This hymn is used for Vespers I & II and Lauds for the feast of the St. Raphael the Archangel (October 24) in the Ambrosian Breviary. This is the text as it appears in the Ambrosian Breviary of 1830: Divine … Continue reading

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