Gustate et videte

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Communion Motet for Pentecost VIII. The Gregorian antiphon sets Psalm 33:9 (Vulgate), to which other verses may be added.

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Latin.png Latin text

33:9  Gustate et videte quoniam suavis est Dominus; beatus vir qui sperat in eo.
versus:
33:10  Timete Dominum, omnes sancti ejus, quoniam non est inopia timentibus eum.
33:11  Divites eguerunt, et esurierunt; inquirentes autem Dominum non minuentur omni
bono.

English.png English translation

34:8  O taste, and see, how gracious the Lord is: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.
added verses:
34:9  O fear the Lord, ye that are his saints: for they that fear him lack nothing.
34:10  The lions do lack, and suffer hunger: but they who seek the Lord shall want no manner of thing that is good.

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