Beata Dei genitrix

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5th responsory for Lauds at Christmas. There is also an antiphon Beata Dei Genitrix Maria, virgo perpetua.

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Latin.png Latin text

Beata Dei genitrix Maria
cuius viscera intacta permanent:
Hodie genuit Salvatorem saeculi.

Versus:
Beata quae credidit:
quoniam perfecta sunt omnia
quae dicta sunt ei a Domino.

Responsorium:
Hodie genuit Salvatorem saeculi.
 

English.png English translation

Blessed Mary, Mother of God
whose body remains intact:
The Saviour of the world is born today.

Versus:
Blessed is she who believed
That all would be fulfilled
as was told her by the Lord.

Respond:
The Saviour of the world is born today.
 

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