Tag Archives: Horologion

God Of All Grace, Thy Mercy Send

This hymn is a translation of the deacon’s litany during the Vespers service for the Byzantine liturgy. This the original text of this hymn as it appears in Hymns of the Greek Church (1900): Deacon. Let us complete our evening … Continue reading

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The Nicene Creed

The Nicene (or Niceno-Constantinopolitan) Creed is recited at every Mass/Divine Liturgy on Sundays and Feast Days in both the Roman/Latin and the Byzantine/Greek Churches. The Byzantine liturgy also recites the creed daily at Apodeipnon(Compline): This is the Latin text of … Continue reading

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The Gloria

This hymn is part of the Ordinary of the Mass in the Roman Rite and other western liturgies and is sung on Sunday Masses and Masses for Feasts of Solemnities throughout the year, except on Sundays in Lent. In the … Continue reading

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O Gladsome Light, O Grace

This is an ancient hymn which is used in the Vespers service of the Byzantine Liturgy: This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed as an evening hymn: O … Continue reading

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Φῶς Ἱλαρὸν Ἁγίας Δόξης

This is an ancient hymn which is used in the Vespers service of the Byzantine Liturgy: Φῶς ἱλαρὸν ἁγίας δόξης, ἀθανάτου Πατρός, οὐρανίου, ἁγίου, μάκαρος, Ἰησοῦ Χριστέ, ἐλθόντες ἐπὶ τὴν ἡλίου δύσιν, ἰδόντες φῶς ἑσπερινόν, ὑμνοῦμεν Πατέρα, Υἱόν, καὶ ἅγιον … Continue reading

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The Day Is Past And Over

This hymn is a translation of troparia used during Great Compline in the Horologion in the Byzantine Liturgy. Here is the original text as it appears in the first edition of Hymns of the Eastern Church (1862). The text in … Continue reading

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Reconciliation’s Plan Devising

This hymn is a translation of Ode V of the Canon at Orthros on St. Thomas Sunday, which is the First Sunday following Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) in the Byzantine Liturgy. This is hymn does not appear in the first … Continue reading

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Christ, We Turn Our Eyes to Thee

This hymn is a translation of Ode IV of the Canon at Orthros on St. Thomas Sunday, which is the First Sunday following Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) in the Byzantine Liturgy. This is the original text of this hymn as … Continue reading

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On the Rock of Thy Commandments

This hymn is a translation of Ode III of the Canon at Orthros on St. Thomas Sunday, which is the First Sunday following Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) in the Byzantine Liturgy. This is the original text of this hymn as … Continue reading

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O the Mystery, Passing Wonder

This hymn is a translation of most of Ode VIII (Θ) of the Canon from the Great Compline for Holy Thursday, though Dr. Neale states that the are the Stichera for Great Thursday in the First Edition of Hymns of … Continue reading

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