Exsurge quare obdormis
Introit for Sexagesima. The last line, "Exurge Domine adjuva …" with verse "Deus auribus nostris" is the antiphon after the candles have been distributed at Candlemas. "Exsurge Domine et intende" is the Gradual for Monday of Holy Week."Exsurge Domine Deus" is a Tract for votive Masses.
Source of text below is Psalm 43:23-24,26 (Vulgate).
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Exsurge; quare obdormis Domine?
| English translation|
44:23 Up, Lord, why sleepest thou: awake,