The Feast of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary,
“The Ancient Liturgies contain but few Hymns on the Purification of the Blessed Virgin. One of these is the composition of St Paulinus, the Patriarch of Aquileia” Postquam Puellae, Monastic Melody
Adorna, Sion, Thalamum, Hymn from the Liber Hymnarius (Modern text)
“Sequences for the Purification are as rare as Hymns in the Ancient Liturgies. The one we give here […] is one of the finest written by Adam of St Victor.” Templum cordis adornemus
Comments from “The Liturgical Year, Gueranger, Vol. 3, pg. 494-498.