Tempus per Annum is a project to write a cycle of motets for the church's year based on the texts of the Latin introits for each Sunday and major feast. The motets are being written in parallel Latin and English versions. The first two volumes, motets for Advent, Christmastide, Epiphany, Lent, Holy Week, Eastertide, Whit Sunday and Trinity Sunday, have already been issued. Volume 3, motets for the first 18 Sundays in Ordinary Time, will be available from mid-August 2011. Each motet is available separately at a cost of £1, please contact us directly for information about our group discounts.

Volume3: Ordinary Time (part 1)

Volume2: Lent, Holy Week, Eastertide, Whit Sunday and Trinity Sunday

Volume1: Advent and Christmastide

010003Volume 3: Ordinary Time (part 1), Latin Edition£12.00
Ordinary Time

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1.1st Sunday in Ordinary TimeIn excelso throno £1
Choir SSATB, 3 45

Upon a high throne I saw a Man sitting, whom a multitude of Angels adore singing together: Behold him the name of whose empire is for ever. O sing joyfully to the Lord, all the earth serve ye the Lord with gladness.
Revelation 42; 5.11; Psalm 99

2.2nd Sunday in Ordinary TimeOmnis terra £1
Choir SSATB, 2 45

Let all the earth adore Thee, O God, and sing to Thee: Let it sing a psalm toThy Name, O Most High. Shout with joy to God, all the earth, sing ye a psalm to His Name: give glory to His praise.
Psalm 65 vv 1,4

3.3rd Sunday in Ordinary TimeAdorate Deum £1
Choir SAATB, 3 45

Adore God, all you His Angels: Sion heard, and was glad: and the daughters of Juda rejoiced. The Lord hath reigned, let the earth rejoice: let many islands be glad
Psalm 96. 7, 8, 1

4.4th Sunday in Ordinary TimeLaetetur cor £1
Choir SAATB, 2 20

Let the hearts that seek the Lord rejoice and be strengthened, always seek his face. Confess unto the Lord and call upon his name. Proclaim his works to the Gentiles.
Psalm 104

5.5th Sunday in Ordinary TimeVenite, adoremus Deum £1
Choir SATTB, 3 15

RCome let us adore God and fall down before the Lord who made us for He is the Lord our God. Come let us exult with joy to the Lord. Let us sing for joy to God our Saviour.
Psalm 94

6.6th Sunday in Ordinary TimeEsto mihi in Deum £1
Choir SATTB, 3 30

Be Thou unto me a God, a Protector, and a place of refuge, to save me: for Thou are my strength and my refuge: and for Thy Name's sake Thou wilt lead me, and nourish me. In Thee, O Lord, have I hoped, let me never be confounded: deliver me in Thy justice, and save me.
Psalm 30


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7.7th Sunday in Ordinary TimeDomine, in tua misericordia £1
Choir SATBB, 2 30

O Lord I have hoped in Thy mercy. My heart has leapt for joy at Thy salvation; I will sing to the Lord who has granted me good things. How long, O Lord? Wilt thou forget me for ever? How long wilt thou turn away thy face from me?
Psalm 12, vv 6, 1


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8.8th Sunday in Ordinary TimeFactus est Dominus protector meus £1
Choir SATBB, 3 20

The Lord became my protector, and He brought me forth into a large place: He saved me, because He was well pleased with me. I will love Thee, O Lord my strength: the Lord is my firmament, and my refuge, and my deliverer.
Psalm 17


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9.9th Sunday in Ordinary TimeRespice in me £1
Choir SSATB, 3 40

Look Thou upon me, O Lord, and have mercy on me: for I am alone and poor. See my abjection and my labour: and forgive me all my sins, O my God. To Thee, O Lord, have I lifted up my soul: in Thee, my God, I put my trust: let me not be ashamed.
Psalm 24


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10.10th Sunday in Ordinary TimeDominus illuminatio mea (part 1) £1
Choir SSATB, 2 10

The Lord is my light and my salvation: whom shall I fear? The Lord is the protector of my life: of whom shall I be afraid? My enemies that trouble me have themselves been weakened and have fallen. If armies in camp should stand together against me, my heart shall not fear.
Psalm 26

11.11th Sunday in Ordinary TimeExaudi Domine(Dominus illuminatio mea part 2)£1
Choir SSATB, 3 00

Hear, O Lord, my voice which I have cried to Thee: be Thou my helper, forsake me not, nor do Thou despise me, O God, my Saviour. The Lord is my light, and my salvation, whom shall I fear?
Psalm 26

12.12th Sunday in Ordinary TimeDominus, fortitudo plebis suae£1
Choir SAATB, 3 40

The Lord is the strength of His people, and the protector of the salvation of His anointed: save, O Lord, Thy people, and bless Thine inheritance, and rule them for ever. Unto Thee will I cry, O Lord: O my God, be not Thour silent to me, lest if Thou be silent to me, I become like them that go down into the pit.
Psalm 27

13.13th Sunday in Ordinary TimeOmnes Gentes£1
Choir SAATB, 4 15

Clap you hands, all ye nations: should unto God with the voice of joy. For the Lord is most high, He is terrible; He is a great King over all the earth
Psalm 46

14.14th Sunday in Ordinary TimeSuscepimus, Deus£1
Choir SATTB, 3 40

We have received Thy mercy, O God, in the midst of Thy temple, according to Thy Name, O God, so also is Thy praise unto the ends of the earth; Thy right hand is full of justice. Great is the Lord, and exceedingly to be praised, in the city of God, in His holy mountain.
Psalm 47

15.15th Sunday in Ordinary TimeDum clamarem£1
Choir SATTB, 5 40

When I cried to the Lord He heard my voice, from them that draw near to me; and He humbled them, who is before all ages, and remains for ever: cast thy care upon the Lord, and He shall sustain thee. Hear, O God, my prayer, and despise not my supplication; be attentive to me and hear me.
Psalm 54

16.16th Sunday in Ordinary TimeEcce Deus£1
Choir SATBB, 3 00

Behold God is my helper and the Lord is the protector of my soul: turn back the evils upon my enemies and cut them off in Thy truth, O Lord my protector. Save me, O God, by Thy Name and deliver me in Thy strength..
Psalm 53

17.17th Sunday in Ordinary TimeDeus in loco sancto suo£1
Choir SATBB, 3 30

God in His holy place: God who maketh men of one mind to dwell in a house: He shall give power and strength to His people. Let God arise and let His enemies be scattered: and let them that hate Him flee from before His face.
Psalm 67

18.18th Sunday in Ordinary TimeDeus in adjutorium£1
Choir SATB + Tenor solo, 4 00

Incline unto my aid, O God: O Lord, make haste to help me: let my enemies be confounded and ashamed, who seek my soul. Let them be turned backward and blush for shame, who desire evils to me
Psalm 69

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