Cardinal Silvio Antoniano, was born at Rome in 1540. Through the influence and patronage of Pope Pius IV. he became Professor of the Belles Lettres in the Collegio Romano, and subsequently rose to be the head of the college, and a cardinal. He died in 1603. [Rev. W. A. Shoults, B.D.]
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, p. 382 (1907) Go to person page >
Display Title: How blest the virgin who enduedFirst Line: How blest the virgin who enduedTune Title: [How blest the Virgin who endued]Author: Silvio Antoniano, b. 1540Date: 1939Subject: Ancient Office Hymn | Holy WomenSource: Translated 1861 by Editors of Hymns A.& M.
Display Title: How Blest the Matron, Who, EnduedFirst Line: How blest the matron, who, enduedTune Title: ST. PATRICK (Hogan)Author: Silvio AntonianoMeter: LMSource: Roman Breviary (Venice, Italy: 1603); Translated by the compilers of Hymns Ancient and Modern