This is the classic book from Fr. Joseph Connelly which was first published in 1957. It examines the liturgical hymns of the Roman Liturgy grouped into their liturgical seasons. It provides a wealth of background and analysis on every aspect of the Roman Liturgy’s traditional hymns. This book contains the Latin verses of 154 hymns with English translations of each. It is an invaluable resource for those wishing to obtain a deeper understanding of traditional hymns, and is essential for any priest praying the Traditional Office. Pray while you improve your grasp of Latin and increase your knowledge of the Lex Orandi of the Church. (Please note that this is not a music book.)
Elegant simulated red leather with gold embossing on the spine, plain embossing on the cover.
Hardcover, 7 1/2″ x 10 1/2″, 263 pp.