Author Archives: SaintlySages

Sing, My Tongue, the Saviour’s Glory

Sing, my tongue, the Saviour’s glory, Of His Flesh the mystery sing; Of the Blood, all price exceeding, Shed by our immortal King, Destin’d, for the world’s redemption, From a noble womb to spring. Of a pure and spotless Virgin … Continue reading

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The Sacred Heart Is a Fountain of Mercy

Jesus, Creator of the world, Of all mankind Redeemer blest! True God of God, in Whom we see The Father’s image clear expressed. Thee, Saviour, love alone constrained To make our mortal flesh thine own; And as a second Adam … Continue reading

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How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds

How sweet the name of Jesus sounds To loyal Christian ears; It soothes our sorrows, heals our wounds, And drives away our fears. O Jesus, Shepherd, Spouse and Friend, My Prophet, Priest and King! My Lord, my life, my way, … Continue reading

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Come, Holy Ghost, Our Souls Delight

Come, Holy Ghost, our souls delight And kindle with celestial light; The soul’s relief and strength Thou art Who dost Thy seven gifts impart. Thy blessed unction from above Is comfort, life and fire of love, And quickens with supernal … Continue reading

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In This Sacrament, Sweet Jesus

In this Sacrament, sweet Jesus! Thou didst give Thy Flesh and Blood, With Thy soul and God-head also, As our own most precious food. Yes, dearest Jesus! I believe it, And Thy presence I adore, And with all my heart … Continue reading

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Mother Dear, Oh Pray for Me

Mother dear, oh pray for me, Whilst far from Heav’n and thee, I wander in a fragile bark O’er life’s tempestuous sea. O Virgin Mother, from thy throne, So bright in bliss above, Protect thy child and my path With … Continue reading

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The Canticle of the Sun

St. Francis of Assisi Most high, omnipotent, good Lord, Praise, glory and honor and benediction all, are Thine. To Thee alone do they belong, most High, And there is no man fit to mention Thee. Praise be to Thee, my … Continue reading

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