Tag Archives: Saints Feast Days

Thee, O Christ, The Father’s Splendour

This hymn is used for the Vespers & Matins on the Feast of St. Michael (Sept. 29) in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary . It is used for Lauds on the same Feast in the Ordinary Form. I … Continue reading

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He, The Confessor Of The Lord, With Triumph

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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The Triumphs Of The Saints

This hymn is used for Vespers on feasts of more than one Martyr in the Common of the Saints for both Forms of the Roman Breviary. It was also used for Vespers I and Matins for the Common of many … Continue reading

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All Hail! Ye Infant Martyr Flow’rs

This hymn is used for Lauds and Vespers on the Feast of the Holy Innocents in the Extrordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in John Mason Neale’s Hymnal Noted (1851): … Continue reading

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Saint Of God, Elect And Precious

This hymn was used for Lauds & Vespers on the Feast of St. Stephen (Dec. 26th) in the Sarum Breviary. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in John Mason Neale’s Hymnal Noted (1851): Saint of God, … Continue reading

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Amore Christi Nobilis

This hymn was used for the Feast of St. John the Apostle & Evangelist (Dec. 27) in the Ambrosian Breviary prior to 1830. This is the older text as it appears in the Ambrosian Breviary of 1582 (courtesy of the … Continue reading

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Bellator Armis Inclitus

This hymn is used for Vespers I & II and Lauds for the feast of St. Martin of Tours, Bishop and Confessor (November 11) in the Ambrosian Breviary. This is the older text as it appears in the Ambrosian Breviary … Continue reading

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