Category: Liturgical Texts

My son, give me thine heart (XVII)

CHAPTER XVII. How many Psalms are to be sung at these Hours 20 Feb. 21 June. 21 Oct. We have now disposed the order of...

Nos Tuo Vultu Saties

The Ascension of the Lord Forty-seven years ago, in the springtime of my monastic journey, my Father Master — he must have been all of...

Brother Maurus, run fast!

Maurus Rescues Placid from the Waters In Chapter VII of the Second Book of the Dialogues, Saint Gregory the Great recounts the most famous episode...

Tu Rex gloriae, Christe

The Sunday Before All Saints In the traditional calendar of the Roman Rite, the Feast of Christ the King, instituted by Pope Pius XI in...

Laetare, Jerusalem!

Like a Breath of Springtide “Be glad, Jerusalem! Hold an assembly, all you that love her: rejoice and be glad, you that were in sadness:...