Justitiae Domini

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Offertory for Lent III and Pentecost IX. Source of text is Psalm 18:9a,11b-12a (Vulgate).

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Latin.png Latin text

9a  Justitiae Domini rectae, laetificantes corda ;
11b  et judicia eius dulciora super mel et favum.
12a  Nam servus tuus custodit ea.

English.png English translation

8a  The statutes of the Lord are right, and rejoice the heart
10b  his judgments sweeter also than honey, and the honey-comb.
11a  For thy servant keeps them.

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