Tag Archives: Saturdays

Maker Of Earth, To Thee Alone

This hymn was used for Saturday Vespers (Sunday Vespers I) from the Saturday before Septuagesima until the beginning of Lent in the Paris Breviary(1736). This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906). It … Continue reading

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Dawn Sprinkles All The East With Light

This hymn is used for Lauds on Saturdays throughout the year in the Extraordinary Form of the Roman Breviary. It is used for Lauds on Saturdays of Weeks I & III during Ordinary Time in the Ordinary Form. It was … 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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O What Their Joy And Their Glory Must Be

According to In Liturgy and Song, this hymn was written by Peter Abelard for Vespers I of Sunday on Saturday evening in the Hymnarius Paraclitensis, but the song has more recently become associated with the Solemnity of All Saints on November … Continue reading

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O Quanta Qualia Sunt Illa Sabbata

According to In Liturgy and Song, this hymn was written by Peter Abelard for Vespers I of Sunday on Saturday evening in the Hymnarius Paraclitensis, but the song has more recently become associated with the Solemnity of All Saints on … Continue reading

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Tu Rex Redemtor Omnium

This hymn is used as a hymn for Nocturns (Matins?) for Saturday in the old Hymnarium of the Mozarabic Breviary.  Tu rex Redemtor omnium, Qui cuncta que creata sunt, Certis in evum legibus Disponis adque ordinas. Nocturnis oris surgimus, Actus … Continue reading

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