R. Simeon justus et timorátus exspectábat redemptiónem Israël,* Et Spíritus Sanctus erat in eo.
V. Responsum accépit Simeon a Spíritu Sancto, non visurum se mortem, nisi vidéret Christum Dómini.
R. Et Spíritus Sanctus erat in eo.
R. Simeon was just and devout, waiting for the redemption of Israel* And the Holy Ghost was upon him.
V. It was revealed unto him by the Holy Ghost, that he should not see death, before he had seen the Lord's Christ.
R. And the Holy Ghost was upon him.
Feast of the Purification No 5
Translation source: DO
Text: Lk 2:25-6