Tag Archives: Medieval Hymns

Son Of A Virgin, Maker Of Thy Mother

This hymn is used for Matins in the Common of Virgins in the Extraordinary form of the Roman Breviary. The whole hymn is used for Virgin Martyrs, verses 1, 4 & 5 are used for a Virgin who is not a Martyr … Continue reading

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The Great Advent Antiphons (The English Hymnal)

The following are the translations of the Great Advent Antiphons (The “O” Antiphons) as they appear in The English Hymnal (1906). Links to the original Latin text for each are included in the Latin title for each below: Dec. 16 … Continue reading

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He Whose Confession God Of Old Accepted

This hymn is used for Vespers and Matins in the Common of a Confessor and Bishop as well as of a Confessor who is not a Bishop in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. In the Ordinary Form, it … Continue reading

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Come Sing, Ye Choirs Exultant

This hymn is a sequence written by Adam of St. Victor for feasts of the Evangelists. This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymn (1906) where it is listed as a sequence for the … Continue reading

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Plausu Chorus Lætabundo

This hymn is a sequence written by Adam of St. Victor for feasts of the Evangelists. This is the text of this hymn as it appears in the book The Liturgical Poetry of Adam of St. Victor: Plausu chorus lætabundo Hos … Continue reading

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Let The Round World With Songs Rejoice

This hymn is used for Vespers & Lauds for feasts of the Apostles outside of Eastertide from the Commons of the Apostles in in the Extraordinary Form (Roman Breviary). It is used for Vespers on feasts of the Apostles from the … Continue reading

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Lord Of Creation, Bow Thine Ear, O Christ, To Hear

This hymn was used for Vespers I & Matins in the Common of the Apostles & Evangelists in the Sarum Breviary. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is … Continue reading

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