Ecce Maria genuit

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Antiphon to the fifth psalm at Vespers on the Feast of the Circumcision (Jan. 1).

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Text and translations

Latin.png Latin text

Ecce Maria genuit nobis Salvatorem
Quem Ioannes videns exclamavit dicens:
Ecce Agnus Dei, qui tollit peccata mundi.

English.png English translation

Behold, Mary bore the Saviour for us.
When John saw this, he exclaimed:
Behold the lamb of God who takes away the sins of the world.

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