Tag Archives: Lent

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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When Softly Dawns the Golden Light

When softly downs the golden light, And shadows melt o’er land and sea, O sweet and sacred Heart of Christ, We consecrate our souls to Thee! Before Thy altar’s holy throne, The while we humbly kneel and pray, We bring … Continue reading

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Creator of the Starry Height

Creator alme siderum Tr. Dr. J. M. Neale Creator of the starry height, Thy people’s everlasting light; Jesus, Redeemer, save us all, And hear Thy servants when they call. Thou, grieving that the ancient curse Should doom to death an … 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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O Faithful Cross

O faithful cross, O noblest tree, In all our woods there’s none like thee. No earthly groves, no shady bow’rs Produce such leaves, such fruit, such flow’rs. Sweet are the nails and sweet the wood, That bear a weight so … Continue reading

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