Tag Archives: Matins

O Splendour Of God’s Glory Bright

This hymn is used for Lauds on Mondays throughout the year in the Extraordinary brevForm of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Lauds on Mondays of Weeks I & III during Ordinary Time in the Ordinary Form. It was … Continue reading

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Why, Impious Herod, Shouldst Thou Fear

This hymn is used for Vespers on Epiphany in both Forms of the Roman Breviary. According to Fr. Caswall in the Lyrica Catholica of 1849, this hymn is also used for Matins on the same Feast. This hymn was also … Continue reading

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Let Sighing Cease And Woe

This hymn was used for Nocturns for Christmas in the Paris Breviary (1736). This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906): Let sighing cease and woe, God from on high hath heard, Heaven’s … Continue reading

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The Advent Of Our God (Packer)

This hymn was used as the hymn for Nocturns (Matins) during Advent in the Paris Breviary (1736 Edition). This is the original text as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906): The advent of our God With eager prayers we … Continue reading

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High Word Of God, Who Once Didst Come

This hymn is used for Matins/Office of Readings on Sundays and weekdays during the Season of Advent in both Forms of the Roman Breviary as well as the Sarum Breviary. It is used for Vespers on Mondays I, V & … Continue reading

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Non Stat Firma Satis Tutaque Virtus

This hymn was written for Nocturns for the Feast of St. Agnes, Virgin and Martyr January 21. This is the original text as it appears in Fr. Coffin’s Hymni Sacri (1736): Non stat firma satis tutaque virtus, Quæ non est … Continue reading

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The World And All Its Boasted Good

This hymn was used for Vespers I & Matins on the Common of One Matron in the York Breviary. This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the 1856 edition of John Mason Neale’s Hymnal Noted, expanded … Continue reading

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