Tag Archives: Holy Week

Thou Eternal King Most High

O Thou eternal King most high! Who didst the world redeem; And conqu’ring death and hell, receive A dignity supreme. O Thou thro’ starry orbs, this day Didst to Thy throne ascend; Thenceforth to reign in sov’reign pow’r And glory … Continue reading

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Sing, My Tongue, the Saviour’s Glory

Sing, my tongue, the Saviour’s glory, Of His Flesh the mystery sing; Of the Blood, all price exceeding, Shed by our immortal King, Destin’d, for the world’s redemption, From a noble womb to spring. Of a pure and spotless Virgin … 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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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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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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Station Hymn

Thy slayers, dear Jesus, we kneel round Thy cross, Poor Adam’s sad children, we mourn here our loss, Till words that release us fall softly as dew: “Kind Father, forgive, Thy know not what they do.” When stern justice darkens … Continue reading

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God of Mercy and Compassion

God of mercy and compassion! Look with pity upon me; Father! let me call Thee Father, ‘Tis Thy child returns to Thee. Refrain Jesus, Lord, I ask for mercy; Let me not implore in vain; All my sins I now … Continue reading

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