Tag Archives: Edward Caswall

See! Amid The Winter’s Snow

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in the Masque of Mary (1858) where it is listed under the header “Hymn for Christmas”: See, amid the winter’s snow, Born for us on earth below, See, the … Continue reading

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Sleep, Holy Babe!

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in the Masque of Mary (1858) where it is listed under the header “The Infant Jesus Asleep”: Sleep, Holy Babe, Upon Thy mother’s breast! Great Lord of earth and … Continue reading

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O Lady, High In Glory

This is a hymn for Lauds on the Feast of St. Anne (July 26) in the 1505 Cluniac Breviary (according to the Repertorium Hymnologicum). This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in the Masque of Mary … Continue reading

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Holy Queen! We Bend Before Thee

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The Masque of Mary (1858) where it is listed under the header “The Praises of Mary”: Holy Queen ! we bend before thee, Queen of purity divine! Make … Continue reading

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O Jesu Christ, Remember

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The Masque of Mary and Other Poems (1858). It is listed under the header “Prayer to Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament”: O Jesu Christ, remember, When Thou shalt … Continue reading

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When Morning Gilds The Skies

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in Formby’s Catholic Hymns (1853) where it is listed under the header “May Jesus Christ Be Praised”: When morning gilds the skies, My heart awaking cries, May Jesus Christ … Continue reading

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Days And Moments Quickly Flying

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The Masque of Mary, and Other Poems (1858) where it is listed under the heading “Swiftness of Time”: Days and moments quickly flying,Blend the living with the dead;Soon … Continue reading

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The Sun Is Sinking Fast

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in the Masque of Mary (1858) where it is listed as an evening hymn. This text also appears with no substantial difference in The English Hymnal (1906) where it … Continue reading

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An Exile For The Faith

This is a hymn for the Feast of St. John the Evangelist. It was also used in the Paris Breviary for Lauds on the Feast of St. John the Apostle Before the Latin Gate (May 6.) This is the original … Continue reading

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God, In Whom All Grace Doth Dwell!

This hymn is used for the Lauds on the (September) Feast of the Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Third Sunday in September) in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. This is the complete, original text of Fr. … Continue reading

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