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Know Ye That Angels Silently Glide

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 “St. Michael, Archangel”: Know ye that angels silently glide, From their blest mansions, down … Continue reading

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Michael, Prince Of Highest 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 “St. Michael, Archangel”: Chorus: Michael, prince of highest heaven, Noblest of celestial ranks, Lowly … Continue reading

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Bless Me, Befriend Me, Sweet Angel, I Pray

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 “Guardian Angel”: Bless me, befriend me, Sweet angel, I pray; Watch me, defend me … Continue reading

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Hark! Hark! The Angels Singing

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 “Mass-At The Sanctus”: Hark! hark! the angels singing Through all the heavenly courts ‘Tis … Continue reading

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Singt Heilig, Heilig, Heilig

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in a 1784 edition of Der heilige Gesang zum Gottesdienste in der römisch-katholischen Kirche (1777) where it is listed as a hymn for the Kyrie: Singt heilig, heilig, heilig, … Continue reading

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Hier Liegt Vor Deiner Majestät

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in a 1784 edition of Der heilige Gesang zum Gottesdienste in der römisch-katholischen Kirche (1777) where it is listed as a hymn for the Kyrie: Hier liegt vor deiner … Continue reading

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Nimm An, O Herr Die Gaben

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in a 1784 edition of Der heilige Gesang zum Gottesdienste in der römisch-katholischen Kirche (1777) where it is listed as an offertory hymn: Nimm an, o Herr die Gaben … Continue reading

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Accept Almighty 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 “Mass-At The Offertory”: Accept Almighty Father, These gifts of bread and wine, Which now … Continue reading

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On Bended Knee A Guilty Race

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 “Mass-At The Commencement”: On bended knee a guilty race, Before Thee we appear; O … Continue reading

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Vivat! Vivat! Vivat Pastor Bonus!

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 “Occasional”: Chorus: Vivat! Vivat! Vivat Pastor bonus! Vivat! Vivat! Vivat in æternum. Et accendentes … Continue reading

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