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O filii et fili'

O filii et fili'

Author: Jean Tisserand
Published in 21 hymnals

Author: Jean Tisserand

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  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: O filii et fili'
Author: Jean Tisserand


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)



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A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, Anthems, &c. to Which is Added the Rosary of the Blessed Virgin #d23
American Catholic Hymnal: an extensive collection of hymns, Latin chants, and sacred songs for church, school, and home, including Gregorian masses, vesper psalms, litanies... #433Page Scan
Cantate Omnes ... with Supplement #d70
Chants Sacres. Deuxieme serie #d47
Hymns, for the Use of the Catholic Church in the United States of America (New ed.) #54Page Scan
Laudate Hymnal and Choir Book #d57
Laudis Corona: the new Sunday school hymn book, containing a collection of Catholic hymns, arranged for the principal seasons and festivals of the year #55Page Scan
Manual of Catholic Melodies: or, a Compilation of Hymns, Anthems, Psalms ... #d91
Our Parish Prays and Sings: Dialog Mass, Hymns, Chants #d40
Rohr's Collection of Favorite Catholic Melodies for Church, School, Home ... #d36
Roman Hymnal, Complete edition: a Complete Manual of English Hymns and Latin Chants. 25th ed. #d96
St. Basil's Hymnal ... 10th ed. #d127
St. Basil's Hymnal. Rev. ed. #d118
St. Francis Hymnal and Choir Manual #d218
The De La Salle Hymnal: for Catholic schools and choirs #29Page Scan
The New Saint Basil Hymnal #d98
The Parish Hymnal #29Page Scan
The People's Hymnal: Voice Book. 2nd ed. #d53
The Pius X Hymnal #d94
The St. Gregory Hymnal and Catholic Choir Book. Singers' ed., Melody ed. #195Page Scan
University Hymns: with tunes arranged for men's voices #116Page Scan