Category Archives: Prayer

O Jesu, It Were Surely Sweet

O Jesu, it were surely sweet To sit and listen at Thy feet, With those who in Thy life drew near Thy words of wondrous grace to hear. And it were sweet to walk with Thee, Along the shores of … Continue reading

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Faith of Our Fathers

Rev. F. W. Faber Faith of our Fathers! living still, In spite of dungeon, fire and sword, Oh! how our hearts beat high with joy, Whene’er we hear that glorious word. Chorus Faith of our Fathers! holy Faith! We will … Continue reading

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Ave, Verum Corpus

Ave, verum Corpus, natum Ex Maria Virgine, Vere passum, immolatum, In cruce pro homine. O clemens, O pie, O dulcis, dulcis Jesu, Jesu Fili Mariae. Cujus latus perforatum Vero fluxit sanguine, Esto nobis praegustatum Mortis in examine. O clemens, O … Continue reading

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Thou Loving Maker of Mankind

Thou loving Maker of mankind, Before thy throne we pray and weep; Oh! strengthen us with grace divine, This solemn, sacred time to keep! Refrain Hear us, Hear us, O Trinity thrice blest! Sole Unity, to Thee, to Thee we … Continue reading

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Mother of Mercy

Mother of Mercy, day by day My lore of thee grows more and more; Thy gifts are strown upon my way, Like sands upon the great sea-shore. Though poverty and work and woe The masters of my life may be; … Continue reading

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Mother of Mercy

Mother of Mercy, day by day My lore of thee grows more and more; Thy gifts are strown upon my way, Like sands upon the great sea-shore. Though poverty and work and woe The masters of my life may be; … Continue reading

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O God of Loveliness

Tuus sum ego O God of loveliness, O Lord of Heaven above, How worthy to possess My heart’s devoted love! So sweet Thy countenance, So gracious to behold, That one, one only glance To me were bliss untold. Thou art … Continue reading

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