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Be Present, Holy Father

This is an evening hymn by Prudentius entitled “Hymnus Ante Somnium” (Hymn Before Sleep). John Mason Neale translated a portion of this lengthy hymn as a Sunday evening hymn. This is the text of this hymn as it appears in … Continue reading

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Ades Pater Supreme

This is an evening hymn by Prudentius entitled “Hymnus Ante Somnium” (Hymn Before Sleep). This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The Hymns of Prudentius translated by Martin Pope: Ades Pater supreme, Quem nemo vidit unquam, … Continue reading

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God Ended All The World’s Array

This hymn is on the days of creation. The last thirteen stanzas are used as a hymn in and of themselves. John Mason Neale translates a portion of this hymn as a hymn for Saturday evening in his Hymnal Noted … Continue reading

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Primo Deus Cæli Globum

This hymn is on the days of creation. The last thirteen stanzas are used as a hymn in and of themselves. John Mason Neale translates a portion of this hymn as a hymn for Saturday evening in his Hymnal Noted … Continue reading

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Inventor Rutilis Dux Bone Luminis

This hymn was used for Vespers I on Sundays in Ordinary Time (Weeks after Epiphany and Pentecost) in the Mozarabic Breviary – except where noted on another hymn. Inventor rutilis dux bone luminis, Qui certis vicibus tempora dividis, Merso sole … Continue reading

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God That Madest Earth And Heaven

This is the original text of this hymn as it appeared in the 1827 Hymns adapted to the Weekly Service of the Church Year. It was originally written for use as an evening hymn. God that madest Earth and Heaven, … Continue reading

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All Praise To Thee My God This Night

All praise to Thee, my God, this night, For all the blessings of the light! Keep me, O keep me, King of kings, Beneath Thine own almighty wings. Forgive me, Lord, for Thy dear Son, The ill that I this … Continue reading

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