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Today is the Feast of the Transfiguration in the new Western calendar. It’s an old feast, with old traditions. The following is one of the oldest anthems for the day, written by a contemporary of Augustine. All Ye Who Seek … Continue reading

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O Come

“O Come, O Come Emmanuel” is one of the few Advent hymns still commonly known outside the Church. The irony is that it is also very old. It derives from the “O Antiphons” that were sung perhaps as early as … Continue reading

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