The Sequence for Pentecost - each pair of verses has a new tune. Also known as the Golden Sequence because it’s so beautiful - a masterpiece of Latin poetry.

Veni sancte Spiritus, et emitte caelitus lucis tuae radium.

Veni sancte Spiritus, et emitte tuae caelitus radium lucis.

Come Holy Spirit and send thy heavenly ray {of light}

COME, Holy Ghost, send down those beams, which sweetly flow in silent streams from Thy bright throne above.

Veni, pater pauperum, veni, dator munerum veni, lumen cordium.

Veni, pater pauperum, veni, dator munerum veni, lumen cordium.

Come father {of the poor} come giver {of gifts} come light {of hearts}

O come, Thou Father of the poor; O come, Thou source of all our store, come, fill our hearts with love.

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Consolator optime, dulcis hospes animae, dulce refrigerium.

Consolator optime, dulcis hospes animae, dulce refrigerium.

Consoler best sweet guest {of the soul} sweet {place of rest}

O Thou, of comforters the best, O Thou, the soul's delightful guest, the pilgrim's sweet relief.