Hrabanus Maurus

776, Mainz, Germany.

Feb­ru­a­ry 4, 856, Winkel im Rheingau, Germany.


Maurus was educated in Tours, France, around 802. In 803, he became director of the Benedictine school at Fulda, Germany.

He was ordained in 814 and went on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land. He became abbot at Fulda in 822, and served there two decades. In 847, he was appointed archbishop of Mainz.

  1. Christe, sanctorum decus angelorum
  2. Quod chorus vatum venerandus olim
  3. Tibi Christe, splendor Patris
  4. Veni Creator Spiritus, Mentes tuorum visita
    • Come Holy Ghost, Creator Blest
    • Come, Holy Ghost, Creator, Come
    • Come Holy Ghost, O Creator Eternal
    • Come, Holy Ghost, O Thou Alone
    • Come, Holy Ghost, Our Souls Inspire
    • Come, Holy Ghost, That Hath Us Made
    • Come, O Creator Spirit Blest
    • Come, Creator, Spirit Divine
    • Come, Spirit Blest, Creator Come
    • Come, Spirit, Whose Creative Power
    • Come, Thou Creating Spirit Blest
    • Come Thou Spirit, Life Bestowing
    • Creating Spirit, Come Possess
    • Creating Spirit, Holy Guest
    • Creator, Holy Ghost, Descend
    • Creator, Holy Spirit, Come
    • Creator Spirit, All Divine
    • Creator Spirit, Be Our Guest
    • Creator Spirit, by Whose Aid
    • Creator Spirit, Come
    • Creator Spirit, Come and Bless Us
    • Creator Spirit, Come and Rest
    • Creator Spirit, Come in Love
    • Creator Spirit, from Thy Throne
    • Creator, Spirit, Lord of Grace
    • Creator Spirit! Power Divine
    • Holy Spirit, Gently Come
    • O Come, Creator, Spirit, Come
    • O Holy Ghost, Creator, Come
    • O Spirit, O Creator, Come
    • Spirit Creative, Power Divine
    • Spirit, Creator of Mankind
    • Spirit, Heavenly Life Bestowing