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Daughter Of A Mighty Father

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 10th edition (1906) of the St. Basil’s Hymnal (1889) where it is listed under “Blessed Virgin Mary”: Daughter of a mighty Father, Maiden patron of the May,Angel forms … Continue reading

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Unfold, Unfold, Ye Golden Gates Of Heaven

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 10th edition (1906) of the St. Basil’s Hymnal (1889) where it is listed under “Blessed Virgin Mary – Assumption – August 15th”: Unfold, unfold, ye golden gates of … Continue reading

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Hail, Thou Star Of Ocean

This hymn is used for Vespers for Marian feasts throughout the year in the Common of Saints for the BVM in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Vespers II in the Commons for the BVM … Continue reading

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My Own Dear Mother Mary

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 10th edition (1906) of the St. Basil’s Hymnal (1889) where it is listed under “Blessed Virgin Mary”: Chorus: My own dear Mother Mary, Oh, list, while I repeat … Continue reading

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Ah! What a Joy, Dear Mother, Thee To See

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 10th edition (1906) of the St. Basil’s Hymnal (1889) where it is listed under “Blessed Virgin Mary”: Chorus: Ah! what a joy, dear Mother, Thee to see, And … Continue reading

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The Day Is O’er, The Moon Serenely Beaming

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 10th edition (1906) of the St. Basil’s Hymnal (1889) where it is listed under “Blessed Virgin Mary”: The day is o’er, the moon serenely beaming In silver light … Continue reading

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O Mater Admirabilis, Fair Lily Of The Field

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 10th edition (1906) of the St. Basil’s Hymnal (1889) where it is listed under “Blessed Virgin Mary”: O Mater Admirabilis, fair lily of the field, Ora, ora pro … Continue reading

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