Joy of my heart, O, let me pay

Joy of my heart, O, let me pay

Author: Alfonzo Muzzarelli
Published in 16 hymnals

Author: Alfonzo Muzzarelli

Muzzarelli, Alfonso, S.J., was b. at Ferrara, Aug. 22, 1749, entered the Society of Jesus 1768, d. at Paris May 25, 1813. He was the author of many theological works, the best-known being Il Mese di Maria, 1785. This work gives a four-line stanza for each day of the month of May, the first of these beginning— Lasciate, 0 Vergine. [B. V. M.] (Turin ed. 1842, p. 16). From these stanzas. the Rev. F. W. Faber made a very free version, as " Joy of my heart! O let me pay." In a letter of March 13, 1847, enclosing the autograph of his translation (now at the Oratory in London), he speaks of it as merely reflecting the original. It was printed as a leaflet for the Month of Mary, 1847, and was included in the Rev. J. B. Morris's version of The Mo… Go to person page >

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American Catholic Hymnal: an extensive collection of hymns, Latin chants, and sacred songs for church, school, and home, including Gregorian masses, vesper psalms, litanies... #275Page Scan
Hymns for the Use of Catholic Catechists and Sunday Schools, for the Diocese of Cleveland #d32
Hymns used by the Pupils of the Sisters of Notre Dame #d110
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Manual of Select Catholic Hymns and Devotions for the Use of Schools, Colleges, Academies and Congregations. Rev. #d53
Peters' Sodality Hymn Book #116Page Scan
St. Basil's Hymn Book: Containing Daily Prayers, Prayers at Mass, Litanies #d84
St. Basil's Hymnal ... 10th ed. #d100
St. Basil's Hymnal. 3rd ed. #d78
Sursum Corda: a Manual of English Hymns and Prayers for the Use of CatholicSchools and Choirs #d50
The Ave Maria Hymnal. 2nd rev. ed. #d81
The Catholic Hymn Book: a collection of hymns, anthems, etc. for all holydays of obligation and devotion throughout the year #174Page Scan
The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book by the Christian Brothers. Rev. #d83
The Catholic Youth's Hymn Book: containing the hymns of the seasons and festivals of the year, and an extensive collection of sacred melodies; to which are added an easy mass, vespers, and motets... #53Page Scan
The Little Catholic Hymn Book: Containing a Collection of Hymns, Anthems ... #d36
The Ordinary of the Mass and a Complete Manual of Hymns for Parochial Schools #d194
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