Here we go … another of these Saints (quite a lot of them women) with Proper hymns in the Breviary. And, inevitably, the give-away information in the lections of their connexion with Urban VIII.What I want to know is:Did Papa Barberini canonise them and then decide to write the hymns … or did he canonise them because he wanted to write the hymns? Did any of his hymns survive into the Liturgy

Praise the Lord

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