Died: 1494, Paris, France.
A Franciscan monk, Tisserand founded an order for penitent women. He is also said to have written a worship service commemorating Franciscans martyred in Morocco in 1220.
Lyrics: O FILII ET FILIAE, Rex coelestis, Rex gloriae
O Sons and Daughters, Let Us Sing!
Young Men and Maids, Rejoice and Sing
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O filii et filiae, p. 828, ii, This is in L' Office de la Semaine Sainte . . . dela Traduction de M. de Marolles, Paris, 1662, p. 607, as “Joyous Chant for the time of Easter." The work is dedicated to Monseigneur Mole, who d. 1656, and the approbation of the Paris Doctors of Divinity is dated Oct. 12, 1650. We may add that the text of The English Hymnal, 1906, is that of Dr. Neale, "Ye sons," &c.; Church Hymns, 1903, is old Hymns Ancient & Modern; The New Office Hymn Book, 1905, the same with the addition of Dr. Neale's final stanza; and Hymns Ancient & Modern, 1904, their old text partly rewritten by the Compilers as " O Sons," &c. [Rev. James Mearns, M.A.]
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)