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Anima Christi

Soul of Christ, sanctify me. Body of Christ, save me. Blood of Christ, inebriate me. Water of the side of Christ, wash me. Passion of Christ, strengthen me. O good Jesus, hear me: Within Thy wounds hide me: Permit me … Continue reading

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When Softly Dawns the Golden Light

When softly downs the golden light, And shadows melt o’er land and sea, O sweet and sacred Heart of Christ, We consecrate our souls to Thee! Before Thy altar’s holy throne, The while we humbly kneel and pray, We bring … Continue reading

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Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

What mortal tongue can sing thy praise, Dear Mother of the Lord? To angels only it belongs, Thy glory to record. Say, Mary, what sweet force was that Which from the Father’s breast Drew forth his co-eternal Son, To be … Continue reading

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Creator of the Starry Height

Creator alme siderum Tr. Dr. J. M. Neale Creator of the starry height, Thy people’s everlasting light; Jesus, Redeemer, save us all, And hear Thy servants when they call. Thou, grieving that the ancient curse Should doom to death an … Continue reading

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Litany of the Passion of Jesus

By the blood that flow’d from thee In thy bitter agony, By the scourge so meekly borne, By thy purple robe of scorn,— Chorus Jesu, Saviour, hear our cry! Thou wert suffering once as we; Hear the loving Litany We, … Continue reading

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Hail, Holy Joseph, Hail!

Hail, holy Joseph, hail! Chaste spouse of Mary, hail! Pure as the lily flower In Eden’s peaceful vale. Hail, holy Joseph, hail! Prince of the house of God! May his best graces be By thy sweet hands bestow’d. Hail, holy … Continue reading

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St. Joseph, Our Holy Patron

Holy patron! thee saluting Here we meet, with hearts sincere; Blest Saint Joseph, all, uniting, Call on thee to hear our prayer. Refrain Happy Saint, in bliss adoring Jesus Saviour of mankind, Hear thy children thee imploring, May we thy … Continue reading

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