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The Dedication of the Archbasilica of Our Savior (EF)

Liturgical Music

Official texts

  • Introit:
    1. Terríbilis est locus iste [Liber Usualis p.1250]
    2. Terríbilis est locus iste [Graduale Romanum p.[71]-[72] in back of book]
    3. Terríbilis est locus iste [Gregorian Missal p.679]
    4. Terríbilis est locus iste by Blasius Ammon
  • Gradual:
    1. Locus íste a Déo fáctus est [Liber Usualis p.1251]
    2. Locus íste a Déo fáctus est [Graduale Romanum p.[72]-[73] in back of book]
    3. Locus íste a Déo fáctus est [Gregorian Missal p.682]
    4. Locus íste a Déo fáctus est by various composers
  • Alleluia:
    1. Adorábo ad témplum [Liber Usualis p.1251-1252]
    2. Adorábo ad témplum [Graduale Romanum p.[73] in back of book]
    3. Adorábo ad témplum [Gregorian Missal p.444]
  • Offertory:
    1. Dómine Deus [Liber Usualis p.1252-1253]
    2. Dómine Deus [Graduale Romanum p.[74] in back of book]
    3. Dómine Deus [Gregorian Missal p.672]
  • Communion:
    1. Domus méa [Liber Usualis p.1253]
    2. Domus méa [Graduale Romanum p.[74]-[75] in back of book]
    3. Domus méa [Gregorian Missal p.686-687]
    4. Domus méa by Nobuaki Izawa
  • Mass settings:
    1. Mass II "Kyrie fons bonitatis" [Liber usualis, p.19-22]
    2. Mass III "Kyrie Deus sempiterne" [Liber usualis, p.40-43]
    3. Mass VIII "De Angelis" [Liber usualis, p.37-40]
    4. Mass II "Kyrie fons bonitatis" [Graduale Romanum, p.8-11* in back of book]
    5. Mass III "Kyrie Deus sempiterne" [Graduale Romanum, p.11-14* in back of book]
    6. Mass VIII "De Angelis" [Graduale Romanum, p.28-31* in back of book]
    7. Mass II "Kyrie fons bonitatis"
    8. Mass III "Kyrie Deus sempiterne"
    9. Mass VIII "De Angelis"

Other liturgical music


  • All People That on Earth Do Dwell (WIII #669, HPSC #107, ICEL #166, AH #622, CBW #621, PMB #206, CHB #201, SMH #202, EH #278, VII #204)
  • Christ Became Our Sure Foundation (HH #279)
  • Christ Is Made the Sure Foundation (WIII #617, HPSC #128, ICEL #183, CBW #542, CH #485, AH #561, CHB #209, SMH #255, EH #384, VII #306)
  • Christ Is the King (WIII #500, CH #540, HH #286, CBW #546, EH #543)
  • Christ the Rock (HH #280)
  • Christ's Church Shall Glory in His Power (WIII #616, CH #487)
  • Faith of Our Fathers (WIII #571, ICEL #186, HPSC #152, CH #634, PMB #149, CBW #603, AH #603, CHB #183, SMH #294, EH #393, VII #208)
  • Father, Lord of Earth and Heaven (HPSC #154, CBW #534)
  • Father, We Thank Thee, Who Hast Planted (WIII #558, HPSC #156, CH #374, PMB #121, CBW #676, AH #515, CHB #116, SMH #295, EH #195, VII #322)
  • God Bless Our Pope (CHB #184)
  • God, We Praise You (WIII #535, SMH #317)
  • Holy God, We Praise Thy Name (WIII #524, ICEL #134, HPSC #180, CBW #631, PMB #127, AH #461, CH #568, CHB #222, SMH #345, EH #273, VII #217)
  • How Blessed Is This Place (WIII #710)
  • Let All the World with Songs Rejoice (CH #338, ICEL #195, HH #299, SMH #395)
  • Long Live the Pope (CHB #185)
  • O Be Joyful in the Lord (HPSC #234, CD #905)
  • O Christ, the Great Foundation (WIII #618, CH #488)
  • O Christ, the World's Salvation (Dennis DiPaolo)
  • O Love, Who Drew from Jesus' Side (AH #562, CH #492)
  • Only-begotten Word of God Eternal (HPSC #273, CH #495, WIII #666, EH #228)
  • Open Now the Gates of Beauty (CH #496, SMH #483)
  • See, the Lord Has Set in Zion from Hymns for the Liturgical Year (Kathleen Pluth)
  • Sing, All Creation (HPSC #296)
  • The Church Triumphant in Thy Love (HPSC #314)
  • The Church's One Foundation (WIII #618, ICEL #202, HPSC #312, CBW #604, HH #282, AH #560, PMB #150, CH #489, CHB #187, SMH #552, EH #396)
  • The New Jerusalem, Abode of Joy (HH #283)
  • Thy Hand, O God, Has Guided (CD #924, CHB #188, VII #213)
  • We Love Your Temple, Lord (CH #486)
  • With Joy We Go up to the House of the Lord (HPSC #354)
AH = The Adoremus Hymnal, Ignatius Press
CBW = Catholic Book of Worship II / Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops
CD = Cantate Domino / Hymnal Supplement, GIA Publications, Inc.
CH = The Collegeville Hymnal, The Liturgical Press
CHB = The Catholic Hymn Book [London Oratory], Gracewing Publishers
EH = The Hymnal 1940 (Episcopal), used by many Anglican Use Roman Catholic parishes
HH = Hymnal of the Hours, GIA Publications, Inc.
HPSC = Hymns, Psalms & Spiritual Canticles, out of print but excellent
ICEL = ICEL Resource Collection, GIA Publications, Inc.
LCH = Lumen Christi Hymnal, Illuminare Publications
PMB = People's Mass Book, World Library Publications, Inc.
SEC = Saint Edmund Campion Missal & Hymnal, Corpus Christi Watershed
SMH = The Saint Michael Hymnal – 4th Edition 2011, Saint Boniface Church, Lafayette IN
WIII = Worship, 3rd Edition, GIA Publications, Inc.

Choral Music

  • Behold the House of God (Richard Proulx) [GIA Publications]
  • Benedictus sit Deus (W.A. Mozart)
  • Blessed Be the Lord (Eugene Englert)
  • Cælestis urbs Jerusalem (Gregorian chant) [Liber usualis p.1248]
  • Christus vincit (Gregorian chant) [see Catholic Hymn Book #298]
  • Domus mea (Gregorian chant) [Liber usualis p.1253]
  • Estote fortes (Marenzio/Angelini)
  • Exurgat Deus (Giovanni Andrea Draconio, Andrea Gabrieli, François Gallet)
  • Great God, Attend While Zion Sings (Thomas Jarman)
  • How Lovely Is Thy Dwelling Place from A German Requiem (Johannes Brahms)
  • How Lovely Is Your Dwelling Place (Randall DeBruyn) [OCP Publications]
  • I Was Glad When They Said unto Me (Charles Hubert Hastings Parry, Henry Purcell, Alessandro Scarlatti, Tomás Luis de Victoria)
  • Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (J.S. Bach)
  • Locus iste (Anton Bruckner)
  • O God of Hosts, the Mighty Lord (John Broderip, Richard Partridge)
  • O How Amiable (Ralph Vaughan Williams)
  • O Splendor of God's Glory Bright (John Reese)
  • Only-begotten Word of God Eternal (arr. Calvert Shenk)
  • Salvator mundi (Tallis / Kenney)
  • Te Deum laudamus (Charpentier, Haydn, Mozart, Langlais)
  • Te Deum laudamus (Calvert Shenk)

Organ Music

  • Adoro te devote from Seven Preludes for the Church Year (Donna Robertson)
  • Concert Variations on Old Hundredth (John Knowles Paine) [Collected Works - McAfee Music]
  • Faith of Our Fathers (Jack C. Goode) [Organist's Companion, October 1983]
  • Faith of Our Fathers (Burton Isaac)
  • Festive Processionals for Brass and Organ (Calvert Shenk)
  • Five Versets on Old Hundredth (Henri Carol) [Consoliere IV-4]
  • Herr Gott, dich loben wir (J.S. Bach) [Orgelwerke VI - Peters 245]
  • Herr Gott, dich loben wir (Johann Pachelebl) [Church Organist's Golden Treasury II - Oliver Ditson Co] [Eighty Chorale Preludes - Peters 4448]
  • Herr Gott, dich loben wir (J.G. Walther) [Church Organist's Golden Treasury II - Oliver Ditson Co]
  • Intonation on Old Hundredth (Jan Bender) [Organist's Companion, April 1984]
  • Messa apostolorum (Andrea Gabrieli)
  • Messa degli apostoli (Girolamo Frescobaldi)
  • Old Hundred (Dudley Buck) [Organist's Companion, May 1996]
  • Partita on Old Hundredth (David Gell) [Organist's Companion, March 2001]
  • Partita on Old Hundredth (Dennis Johnson) [Organist's Companion, June 1987]
  • Partita on Old Hundredth (Kathleen Scheide) [Organist's Companion, July 1997]
  • Prelude on Old Hundredth (Healey Willan) [Ten Hymn Preludes, Set I - Peters 6011]
  • Prelude on Saint Catherine (James F. Konkel) [Organist's Companion, September 1992]
  • Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow (J.C. Bach) [Parish Organist, Part 3 - Concordia]
  • Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow (Paul Manz) [Improvisations on Hymns of Praise - Morning Star Music Publ 10-750]
  • Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow (Piet Post) [Triptych for Organ - Augsburg]
  • Procession (Russell Schulz-Widmar) [Organist's Companion, August 1980]
  • Reflection on Saint Catherine (Alice Jordan) [Organist's Companion, October 1984]
  • Ricercare (Marcantonio Cavazzoni)
  • Saint Catherine (David S. Harris) [Ten Hymn Preludes in Trio Style - Belwin-Mills]
  • Toccata on Old Hundredth (Gordon Young) [Five Toccatas - Flammer HF-5009]
  • Variations on Old Hundredth (Dorothy Sheets) [Organist's Companion, March 2000]
  • Verset and Postlude on Old Hundredth (Henri Carol) [Consoliere VII-3 - World Library Publ]
  • Voluntary on the Doxology: Old Hundredth (Henry Purcell)

Psalm numbering is according to the Latin Vulgate Bible.

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