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Theodulf, Bishop of Orléans

Short Name: Theodulf, Bishop of Orléans
Full Name: Theodulf, Bishop of Orléans, ca. 760-821
Birth Year (est.): 750
Death Year: 821

Theodulph of Orleans appears to have been a native of Italy. He was brought to France by Charles the Great, perhaps when Charles returned from Italy in 781. He became Bishop of Orleans about 785, and soon afterwards also Abbot of Fleury. After the death of Charles he continued for some time on friendly terms with the Emperor Louis, but, falling under suspicion of being concerned in the plot in favour of Bernard of Italy, was imprisoned in 818, at Angers, where he seems to have died in 821, apparently on Sep. 18. There is a full and interesting sketch of his life and works in the Dictionary of Chr. Biog., iii., pp. 983-989. See also Potthast's Biblical History, Medii Aevi, 1896, vol. ii., p. 1058. The best and most recent edition of his Carmina is in vol. i., Berlin, 1881, of the Poetae Latini Aevi Carolini, which includes his famous "Gloria, laus et honor," p. 426, i.
[Rev. James Mearns, M.A.]

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, New Supplement (1907)

Texts by Theodulf, Bishop of Orléans (18)sort descendingAsAuthority LanguagesInstances
A ti honor y gloriaTheodulph of Orleans, ca. 760-821 (Author)Spanish1
A ti, hosana e glóriaTheodulf, Bishop of Orléans (Author)Portuguese2
Al Vi, Sinjoro, estu honoro, laŭdo, glor'Teodulfo de Orleano (Author)1
但願尊貴、榮耀、豐富,(Dàn yuàn zūnguì, róngyào, fēngfù,)Theodulph of Orleans (Author)Chinese2
Gloria, laus, et honor tibi sitTheodulph of Orleans (Author)Latin5
Glory and honor, and laud be the thee, KingTheodulf, Bishop of Orléans (Author)2
Glory and honor be to theeTheodulph, Bp. of Orleans (Author)1
Glory and praise and dominion be thineTheodulf, Bishop of Orléans (Author)English3
All glory, laud, and honorTheodulph, Bp. of Orleans (Author)English470
Glory and praise to thee, Redeemer blestTheodulph of Orleans (Author)5
Glory, praise and honorTheodulf, Bishop of Orléans (Author)2
“Ho Filo de Davido! Ho Izraela Reĝ'!Theodulf, Bishop of Orléans (Author)Esperanto2
Honor, loor y gloria A ti, buen SalvadorTheodulph de Orleans (Author)Spanish3
Honor, loor y gloria, Al Rey y RedentorTheodulf, Bishop of Orléans (Author)Spanish7
Isr'l es tu RexTheodulf, Bishop of Orléans (Author)2
O Jesus, King of Isr'lTheodulf, Bishop of Orléans (Author)2
To thee be glory, honor, praiseTheodulph (Author)English14
To thee, O Christ, be glory, praises loudTheodulph of Orleans (Author)3

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