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Ambrosian meaning

ambrosian - 3 dictionary results

  1. 1. Ambrosial.
  2. 2. Of or pertaining to St. Ambrose; as, the Ambrosian office, or ritual, a formula of worship in the church of Milan, instituted by St. Ambrose.
  3. 3. Of or pertaining to St. Ambrose; as, the office, or ritual, a formula of worship in the church of Milan, instituted by St. Ambrose.

ambrosian - examples of usage

  1. As a matter of fact the Benedictus es Domine was sung daily in the Ambrosian Rite at Matins, and is found also in the Mozarabic Breviary. - "A Short History of the Book of Common Prayer", William Reed Huntington.
  2. The very Ambrosian music which is now so strange to modern ears was doubtless, when St. Ambrose introduced it, much akin to the secular music of the day, if it was not directly borrowed from it: and the history of hymn- music is a history of the adaptations of profane successes in the art to the uses of the Church. - "A Practical Discourse on Some Principles of Hymn-Singing", Robert Bridges.
  3. An Ambrosian Advent Hymn Come, Thou Saviour of our race, Choicest Gift of heavenly grace! - "The Story of Our Hymns", Ernest Edwin Ryden.
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