Ecce panis angelorum

                                                                                                                                     St. Cecilia's Abbey, UK


Ecce panis Angelorum verses 1-2 JPEG

1.   Behold the Bread of Angels, become the food of
      the pilgrims: truly the bread of the sons, which
      cannot be thrown to the dogs. 

2.  It is pre-signified in types, when Isaac is
      brought to be sacrificed, the Paschal lamb is
      chosen, manna is given to the fathers.

Ecce panis Angelorum verses 3-4 JPEG

3.   Good shepherd, true bread, Jesus, have mercy on us:
      feed us, protect us, make us see good things in the
      land of the living.

4.  You Who know and can do all things, You who feed us
     mortals here, make us there your table companions,
     coheirs and comrades of the holy citizens.

In Honour of the Blessed Sacrament

Last four verses of "Lauda Sion" (Corpus Christi Sequence).  
Suggested use:  Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament (Benediction);  Mass:  Offertory, Communion

Note:  Music from the Parish Book of Chant (CMAA, 2012, page 149) and used with permission from The Church Music Association of America. Book can be purchased at  and is also available by download from

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