Holy queen, we bend before thee

Holy queen, we bend before thee

Author: Bernard of Cluny
Published in 17 hymnals

Author: Bernard of Cluny

Bernard of Morlaix, or of Cluny, for he is equally well known by both titles, was an Englishman by extraction, both his parents being natives of this country. He was b., however, in France very early in the 12th cent, at Morlaix, Bretagne. Little or nothing is known of his life, beyond the fact that he entered the Abbey of Cluny, of which at that time Peter the Venerable, who filled the post from 1122 to 1156, was the head. There, so far as we know, he spent his whole after-life, and there he probably died, though the exact date of his death, as well as of his birth is unrecorded. The Abbey of Cluny was at that period at the zenith of its wealth and fame. Its buildings, especially its church (which was unequalled by any in France); the serv… Go to person page >

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First Line: Holy queen, we bend before thee
Author: Bernard of Cluny
Refrain First Line: Teach, O teach us, holy Mother



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St. Basil's Hymnal ... 10th ed. #d82
St. Basil's Hymnal. 3rd ed. #d61
St. Basil's Hymnal. Rev. ed. #d62
St. Joseph's Hymnal. 5th ed. #d42
Sursum Corda: a Manual of English Hymns and Prayers for the Use of CatholicSchools and Choirs #d39
The Catholic Hymnal: containing hymns for congregational and home use, and the vesper psalms, the office of compline, the litanies, hymns at benediction, etc. #138Page Scan
The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book by the Christian Brothers. Rev. #d67
The Garland of Praise #d54
The New Saint Basil Hymnal #d58
The Ordinary of the Mass and a Complete Manual of Hymns for Parochial Schools #d153
The Parish Hymnal #87Page Scan
The Parochial Hymnal, a Select Collection #d44
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