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O Jesus, Thou the Beauty Art

Jesu, decus Angelicum St. Bernard Tr. Rev. E. Caswall O Jesus, thou the beauty art Of Angel words above; Thy name is music to the heart Inflaming it with love. Celestial sweetness unalloy’d Who eat Thee hunger still; Who drink … Continue reading

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Soul of My Saviour, Sanctify My Heart

Anima Christi Rev. J. D. Aylward, O. P. Soul of my Saviour, sanctify my breast: Body of Christ, be Thou my Saving Guest; Blood of my Jesus! bathe me in Thy tide, Wash me, ye waters gushing from His Side. … Continue reading

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O Jesus! God and Man!

O Jesus! God and man! for love Of children, once a child; O Jesus! God and man! we hail Thee, Saviour sweet and mild. O Jesus! God and man! make us Poor children dear to Thee; And lead us to … Continue reading

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Strike the Harp

Chorus Strike, strike the harp in praise of God! Wake the timbrel’s louder mirth! Glorious the song must be Of the Great Creator’s worth. Nature in her calmness raises Strains of gladness, peace, and love, Man re-echoes forth her praises, … Continue reading

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O Lord, I Am Not Worthy

O Lord, I am not worthy That Thou shouldst come to me; But speak the word of comfort,– My Spirit healed shall be. And humbly I’ll receive Thee, The Bridegroom of my soul; No more by sin to grieve Thee, … Continue reading

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Dear Sacred Heart

Dear sacred Heart, Sweet sacred Heart, Burning and yearning with pity for sinners, Dear sacred Heart, Sweet sacred Heart, Lay Thy pierced hand in its peace on my soul. Refrain Heart of our Saviour, we adore, we implore, Grace to … Continue reading

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Divine Providence

Behold the lilies of the field, They neither toil nor sow; Yet God doth all things needful yield, That they may bud and blow. Not Solomon in glory shone Like one of these poor flowers, That look to God, and … Continue reading

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