Exaltabo te Domine

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Offertory for Ash Wednesday & Pentecost XI.
Source of text is Psalm 29:2-3 (Vulgate). The Gradual (Wednesday after Passion Sunday and OT 10 C) adds verse 4 as in Lasso's 6-part motet; the modern Graduale's translation however reads "Domine abstraxist ab inferis…"

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Text and translations

Latin.png Latin text

29:2  Exaltabo te Domine,
quoniam suscepisti me
nec delectasti inimicos meos super me.
29:3  Domine clamavi ad te
et sanasti me.
 

English.png English translation

30:1  I will magnify thee, O Lord,
for thou hast set me up:
and not made my foes to triumph over me.
30:2  O Lord my God, I cried unto thee:
and thou hast healed me.
 

Hungarian.png Hungarian translation

Magasztallak téged, Uram,
mert fölemeltél engem,
és nem hagytad örülni ellenségeimet fölöttem.
Uram, Istenem, hozzád kiáltottam
és meggyógyítottál engem.
 

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