Category Archives: Catholic

Sing Praise to God

Sing praise to God who reigns above, The God of all creation, The God of pow’r, the God of love, The God of our salvation: With healing balm our souls He fills, And ev’ry faithless murmur stills. The angel host, … Continue reading

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Salve Regina

Hail! holy Queen enthron’d above, O Maria! Hail! Mother of mercy and of love, O Maria! Chorus Triumph all ye Cherubim, Sing with us, ye Seraphim, Heav’n and earth resound the hymn: Salve, salve, salve Regina! Our life, our sweetness … Continue reading

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Nox et Tenebrae et Nubila

Swift as shadows of the night Haste before the morning light, Powers of darkness quickly fly; See the Dayspring from on high. To Thy light, O heavenly King, Undivided hearts we bring, Seek in praise and prayer Thy grace, Hide … Continue reading

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Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

See, to God’s high temple above Mounts, amid angel hymns of love, The mystical ark of grace See aloft on victory’s throne, Blended in glory both Mother and Son, in one eternal embrace! All the sorrows her bosom bore, All … Continue reading

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The Childhood of Jesus

By the name which Thou didst take, Suff’ring early for our sake; Name adored on bended knee, Name of grace and majesty. Refrain Child of Mary, hear our cry, Thou wert lowly once as we, Hear the loving Litany, We … Continue reading

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Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee

Jesus, the very Thought of Thee, With sweetness fills my breast; But sweeter far Thy face to see, And in Thy presence rest; No sound, no harmony so gay, Can art of music frame, No thought can reach, no word … Continue reading

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Maiden Mother Undefiled

Maiden Mother undefiled, Deign to take me for thy child; All my life, oh let it be My best joy to think of thee: Virgo Maria! Teach me, when the sun-beam bright Calls me with its golden light, How my … Continue reading

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