Tag Archives: St Nicholas of Myra

Exultet Aula Cælica

This hymn is used for Matins for the Feast of Saint Nicholas of Myra, Bishop & Confessor (December 6) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Exultet aula cælica Lætetur mundi machina; Dum refert solis orbita Nicolaï memoriam. Qui vagitus infantiæ Decoravit mirifice, … Continue reading

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Adest Dies Sanctissima

This hymn is used for Vespers for the Feast of Saint Nicholas of Myra, Bishop & Confessor (December 6) in the Mozarabic Breviary. Adest dies sanctissima Virtute sacra splendida, Qua Nicolaus sedibus Locatur in cælestibus. Sic parvus infans corpore; Magnus … Continue reading

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Quantus Est! Cuius Veniens Ad Ædem

This hymn was written for the Feast of St. Nicholas of Myra (Dec. 6). This is the full, original text of this hymn as it appears in Hymni Sacri et Novi (1689). Quantus est! cuius veniens ad ædem Dexterum sentit … Continue reading

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Illa Quæ Dudum Studuit Latere

This hymn was written for the Feast of St. Nicholas of Myra (Dec. 6). This is the full, original text of this hymn as it appears in Hymni Sacri et Novi (1689). Illa, quæ dudum studuit latere, Mille portentis tua … Continue reading

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Sancta Res Sanctos Vocat Ecce Patres

This hymn was written for the Feast of St. Nicholas of Myra (Dec. 6). This is the full, original text of this hymn as it appears in Hymni Sacri et Novi (1689). Sancta Res sanctos vocat ecce* Patres: Anxios omnes … Continue reading

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Tanta Quæ Virtus Tua Nicolæ

This hymn was written for the Feast of St. Nicholas of Myra (Dec. 6). This is the full, original text of this hymn as it appears in Hymni Sacri et Novi (1689). Tanta quæ virtus tua, Nicolæ, Transtulit nomen geminos … Continue reading

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