Tag Archives: Heaven

The Day of Resurrection!

The day of resurrection! Let’s tell it far abroad The festival of gladness, The festival of God! From death to life eternal, From earth unto the sky Our God hath gained us over; His is the victory. The Lord grim … 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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Hail, Thou Star of Ocean

Hail, thou Star of Ocean, God’s own Mother blest: Ever stainless Virgin, Gate of heav’nly rest! Taking that sweet Ave, Gabriel spoke of yore, Eva’s name reversing, Peace for us implore. Break the bonds of sinners, Lend us light to … 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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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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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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Crown Him With Many Crowns

Crown Him with many crowns, The Lamb upon His throne; Raise high the hymn, until it drowns All music but its own. Chorus Awake, my soul, and sing Of Him thy matchless King, Who died to save our fallen race, … Continue reading

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