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O Faith Of England, Taught Of Old

This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed under hymns about the Church: O Faith of England*, taught of old By faithful shepherds of the fold, The hallowing … Continue reading

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O Word Immortal Of Eternal God

This hymn is sung at the end of the second antiphon in the Divine Liturgies of St. John Chrysostom, St. Basil the Great (both Byzantine) and St. Gregory the Illuminator (Armenian). It is traditionally called Justinian’s Hymn. The English Hymnal … Continue reading

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O Saviour Jesu, Not Alone

This hymn is used for Lauds on the Solemnity of All Saints in the both Forms of the Roman Breviary. It is also used for Vespers I & Matins on All Saints in the Sarum Breviary. It is used for … Continue reading

Posted in All Saints (November 1), Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns, Anglican Liturgy, Book of Common Prayer, Breviaries, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Evening Office/Evensong, Evening Prayer / Vespers, Hymns By The Greats, Major Feasts, Matins/Office of Readings, Morning Office, Morning Prayer/Lauds, Mozarabic Breviary, No Recording of Tune/Chant Tone Available, Non-English Hymns, Offices of the Breviary, Rabanus Maurus, Roman Breviary, Sarum Breviary, Subsections of Breviaries, The Church Year, The Communion of Saints, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Liturgy of the Church, The Proper of Saints, Thomas A. Lacey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

With Gold Most Precious, And With Sanguine Hues Of Morn

The entirety of the hymn was used for Vespers and Matins on the Feast of Sts. Peter and Paul (June 29) in the Sarum Breviary. The use in the Roman Breviary is more complicated, and the translation below clearly follows … Continue reading

Posted in Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns, Anglican Liturgy, Book of Common Prayer, Breviaries, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Evening Office/Evensong, Evening Prayer / Vespers, Feasts of the Apostles, Hymns By The Greats, Matins/Office of Readings, Morning Office, Non-English Hymns, Offices of the Breviary, Roman Breviary, Sarum Breviary, SS. Peter & Paul (Jun. 29), St. Paul, St. Peter, Subsections of Breviaries, The Church Year, The Communion of Saints, The Holy Apostles, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Liturgy of the Church, The Proper of Saints, Thomas A. Lacey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

All Prophets Hail Thee, From Of Old Announcing

This hymn was used for Vespers I on the Feast of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Sarum Breviary. This is the original text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it … Continue reading

Posted in 4. The Presentation of the Lord, Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns, Anglican Liturgy, Book of Common Prayer, Breviaries, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Evening Office/Evensong, Evening Prayer / Vespers, Hymns By The Greats, Major Feasts, Non-English Hymns, Offices of the Breviary, Rabanus Maurus, Sarum Breviary, Subsections of Breviaries, The Blessed Virgin Mary, The Church Year, The Communion of Saints, The Holy Rosary, The Joyful Mysteries, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Liturgy of the Church, The Proper of Saints, The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Feb. 2), Thomas A. Lacey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns, Anglican Liturgy, Authorship Anonymous, Debated, Unknown, To Be Determined, Book of Common Prayer, Breviaries, Commons of the Saints, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Evening Office/Evensong, Evening Prayer / Vespers, Feasts of the Apostles, Hymns By The Greats, Matins/Office of Readings, Morning Office, Non-English Hymns, Offices of the Breviary, Sarum Breviary, Subsections of Breviaries, The Church Year, The Communion of Saints, The Evangelists, The Holy Apostles, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Liturgy of the Church, Thomas A. Lacey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

His Cheering Message From The Grave

This hymn is used in multiple breviaries during Eastertide, however the translation below does not conform to any of the original Latin Breviary texts in how it is broken up and therefore I have not listed them here. It is … Continue reading

Posted in Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns, Anglican Liturgy, Book of Common Prayer, Easter, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Hymns By The Greats, Morning Office, Non-English Hymns, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Ambrose, The Church Year, Thomas A. Lacey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Day Draws On With Golden Light

This hymn is used in multiple breviaries during Eastertide, however the translation below does not conform to any of the original Latin Breviary texts in how it is broken up and therefore I have not listed them here. It is … Continue reading

Posted in Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns, Anglican Liturgy, Book of Common Prayer, Easter, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Hymns By The Greats, Morning Office, Non-English Hymns, Saints of the Church (Canonized or Beatified), St. Ambrose, The Church Year, Thomas A. Lacey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Dying Robber Raised His Aching Brow

This is the text of this hymn as it appears in The English Hymnal (1906) where it is listed as a hymn for Good Friday: The dying robber raised his aching brow To claim the dying Lord for company; And heard, … Continue reading

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Servant Of God, Remember (Lacey)

This hymn was used for Compline during Passiontide in the Sarum Breviary. In the Mozarabic Breviary, it was used for Compline in the old Hymnarium and in the Minor Offices. This is the text of this hymn as it appears … Continue reading

Posted in Ancient & Mediaeval Hymns, Aurelius Clemens Prudentius, Breviaries, Compline, English Translation of Non-English Hymn, Hymnarium (Mozarabic), Hymns By The Greats, Lent, Minor Offices, Mozarabic Breviary, Non-English Hymns, Offices of the Breviary, Passiontide, Sarum Breviary, Subsections of Breviaries, The Church Year, The Liturgy of Hours/Breviary, The Liturgy of the Church, Thomas A. Lacey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment