Can you help Chris O'Leary? Click the photo for the story and to find out how. God bless you.

Can you help Chris O'Leary? Click the photo for the story and to find out how. God bless you.
http://voxcantor.blogspot.com/2018/09/chris-oleary-victim-abused-and-ignored.html

Saturday, 2 December 2017

Rorate Caeli


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Drop down dew, ye heavens, from above, and let the clouds rain down the Just One.                           

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1.  Be not angry, O Lord, and remember no longer our iniquity: 
     behold the city of the Holy One is become a desert: Sion is
     become a desert: Jerusalem is desolate: the house of thy 
     sanctification and of thy glory, where our fathers praised thee.
     
(Refrain)
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2.  We have sinned and are become as one that is unclean: and we 
     have all fallen as a leaf, and our iniquities like the wind have 
     carried us away: thou hast hidden thy face from us, and hast 
     crushed us in the hold of our iniquity.  
(Refrain)
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3.  Behold, O Lord, the affliction of thy people, and send forth Him 
     Who is to come: send forth the Lamb, the ruler of the earth, from 
     the Rock of the desert, to the mount of daughter Sion: that he 
     may take away the yoke of our captivity.  
(Refrain)
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4.  Be comforted, be comforted, my people: thy salvation cometh 
     quickly: why art thou consumed with grief: for sorrow hath 
     estranged thee: I will save thee: fear not, for I am the Lord thy 

2 comments:

Irenaeus said...

We need this today. Lest we sink into despair.

Anonymous said...

Thank you for posting! It is beautiful! I hope someday this will be once again sung in every Catholic church.