In dedicatione templi

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Latin.png Latin text

In dedicatione templi decantabat populus laudem
et in ore eorum dulcis resonabat sonus.

Variant 1
Obtulerunt sacrificium super altare Domini,
Et ceciderunt in facies suas, et adoraverunt eum,
et in ore eorum dulcis resonabat sonus.

Variant 2
Alleluia. Haec est domus domini firmiter aedificata
De qua scriptum est: Domus mea, domus orationis vocabitur.
Alleluia.

Variant 3
Nam fundata est domus Domini supra verticem montium
et venient ad eam omnes gentes.
Alleluja.

Variant 4
In hymnis et confessionibus benedicebant Dominum
et in ore eorum dulcis resonabat sonus.
 

English.png English translation

The people chanted praise at the dedication of the temple,
and their sweet sound resounded in their mouth.

Variant 1
They offered sacrifice on the altar of the Lord,
And they fell upon their faces, and worshipped him,
and their sweet sound resounded in their mouth.

Variant 2
Alleluia. This is the Lord's house, firmly built,
Of which it is written: My house shall be called a house of prayer.
Alleluia.

Variant 3
Now the foundation of the house of the Lord is above the mountain tops
and all nations shall come unto it.
Alleluia.

Variant 4
In their hymns and praises they blessed the Lord
and sweet melody resounded in their mouth.

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