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Veni Creator


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A Latin hymn to the Holy Spirit, probably composed in the Frankish Empire in the 9th cent. It has been used at Vespers in Whitsuntide since the 10th cent.; it is also used at the ordination of priests and bishops. English translations include ‘Come, Holy Ghost, our souls inspire’.

Subjects: Christianity — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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