Come, Holy Ghost, our souls inspire,
Thy blessed unction from above
Anoint and cheer our soiled face
Teach us to know the Father, Son,
Praise to thy eternal merit,
Veni, creator Spiritus
Qui diceris Paraclitus,
Tu septiformis munere,
Accende lumen sensibus,
Hostem repellas longius
Per te sciamus da Patrem
Deo Patri sit gloria,
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- Tune: Veni, Creator Spiritus
- Meter: LM
- Style: Plainchant, Early Christian
- Church Year: Baptism of Christ, Pentecost, All Souls
- Composer: Unknown Melody from Hymnal: Proper Sarum
- Lyricist: Rabanus Maurus Magnentius (c. 780 – 856)
- Translator: John Cosin (1594 – 1672)
- Music and Lyrics Public Domain.
- Performance Copyright ℗ 2019 Richard M S Irwin. All rights reserved.
- ISRC: UKTU21900047
- UPC: 5060707370443