Præcúrsor Dómini


R. Præcúrsor Dómini venit, de quo ipse testátur: * Nullus major inter natos mulierum Joánne Baptísta.
V. Hic est enim prophéta, et plus quam prophéta, de quo Salvátor ait.
R. Nullus major inter natos mulierum Joánne Baptísta.
R. The Fore-runner of the Lord cometh, to whom He Himself bare witness, saying: * Among them that are born of women there hath not risen a greater than John the Baptist.
V. A Prophet? Yea, and much more than a Prophet. This is he of whom the Saviour saith:
R. Among them that are born of women there hath not risen a greater than John the Baptist.

Used:

Nativity of JB No 9
All Saints no 4

Sources

Translation source: DO

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Chant

LR 356
NR 199*
AM 1197