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The Divine Praises

The Divine Praises are a litany originally composed by an 18th Century Italian priest to be prayed in reparation for any blasphemies against the Divine Name. They have since become used during Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. Below are the … Continue reading

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Sing, My Joyful Tongue, The Mystery

This hymn is one of the most beloved of the Church. It is used as the hymn for I & II Vespers on the Solemnity of Corpus Christi in The Roman & Paris Breviaries. It is used for Matins on … Continue reading

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The Word Of God, Proceeding Forth (The English Hymnal)

This hymn is used in both Forms of the Roman Breviary as the hymn for Lauds on the Solemnity of Corpus Christi. The last two verses (O Salutaris Hostia) are sung at Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. It was also … Continue reading

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Of The Glorious Body Telling (The English Hymnal)

This hymn is one of the most beloved of the Church. It is used as the hymn for I & II Vespers on the Solemnity of Corpus Christi in The Roman & Paris Breviaries. It is used for Matins on … Continue reading

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Hail, True Body, Born Of Mary

This is a popular traditional Eucharistic hymn. This is the original text as it appears in Oxenham’s Manual of Devotions for the Blessed Sacrament (1854): Hail, true body, born of Mary, Spotless virgin’s virgin birth; On the true cross hanging … Continue reading

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The Word Of God Proceeding Forth (Neale)

This hymn is used in both Forms of the Roman Breviary as the hymn for Lauds on the Solemnity of Corpus Christi. The last two verses (O Salutaris Hostia) are sung at Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. It was also … Continue reading

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O Godhead Hid, Devoutly I Adore Thee

This is a traditional Eucharistic hymn. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in the Lyra Catholica (1849) where it is listed as a hymn for Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament: O Godhead hid, devoutly I … Continue reading

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The Word Descending From Above

This hymn is used in both Forms of the Roman Breviary as the hymn for Lauds on the Solemnity of Corpus Christi. The last two verses (O Salutaris Hostia) are sung at Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. It was also … Continue reading

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Hail To Thee! True Body, Sprung

This is a popular traditional Eucharistic hymn: This is the original text of Fr. Caswall’s translation as it appears in Lyra Catholica (1849) where it is listed as a hymn for Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament: Hail to Thee! true … Continue reading

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Ave Verum Corpus

This is a popular traditional Eucharistic hymn: This is the standard Latin text of this hymn. This is also the text as it appears in the 1906 edition of the St. Basil’s Hymnal, which omits the Amen at the end: … Continue reading

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