sequence

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* A hymn of joy following the Gradual in the Mass of certain joyous feasts, to denote in a special way the joyous character of the Mass, e.g., Lauda Sion Salvatorem, from the Mass of Corpus Christi.

* The hymn Dies irae, dies illa in Requiem Masses is not a sequence properly so-called.

MLA Citation

  • “sequence”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 22 December 2010. Web. 28 December 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/sequence/>