Vesperas - Antiphona
13 January, 2021
Omnia quæcúmque vóluit Dóminus fecit.
All things whatsoever that he willed, the Lord did.
(Ps. 134) Laudate nomen Domini
(Ps. 134) Praise the name of the Lord!
laudáte, servi Dóminum.
Praise, you servants of the Lord,
2. Qui statis in domo Dómini,
2. Who stand in the house of the Lord,
in átriis domus Dei nostri.
in the courts of the house of our God!
3. Laudáte Dóminum, quia bonus Dóminus:
3. Praise the Lord, for the Lord is good!
psállite nómini ejus, quóniam suáve.
Sing to his name, for it brings joy!
4. Quóniam Jacob elégit sibi Dóminus,
4. For the Lord has chosen Jacob for himself,
Israël in possessiónem sibi.
Israel as his treasured possession.
5. Quia ego cognóvi quod magnus est Dóminus,
5. For I know that the Lord is great,
et Deus noster præ ómnibus diis.
that our Lord is greater than all gods.
6. Omnia quæcúmque vóluit, Dóminus fecit in cælo, et in terra,
6. Whatever the Lord desires he does in heaven and on earth,
in mari, et in ómnibus abýssis.
in the seas and all the depths.
7. Edúcens nubes ab extrémo terræ:
7. It is he who raises storm clouds from the end of the earth,
fúlgura in plúviam fecit.
makes lightning for the rain.
8. Qui prodúcit ventos de thesáuris suis:
8. brings forth wind from his storehouse.
qui percússit primogénita Ægýpti ab hómine usque ad pecus.
He struck down Egypt’s firstborn, of human being and beast alike.
9. Et misit signa, et prodígia in médio tui, Ægýpte:
9. And sent signs and wonders against you, Egypt,
in Pharaónem, et in omnes servos ejus.
against Pharaoh and all his servants.
10. Qui percússit gentes multas:
10. It is he who struck down many nations,
et occídit reges fortes:
and slew mighty kings
11. Sehon, regem Amorrhæórum, et Og, regem Basan,
11. Sihon, king of the Amorites, and Og, king of Bashan,
et ómnia regna Chánaan.
all the kings of Canaan
12. Et dedit terram eórum hereditátem,
12. And made their land a heritage,
hereditátem Israël, pópulo suo.
a heritage for Israel his people.
13. Dómine, nomen tuum in ætérnum:
13. O Lord, your name is forever,
Dómine, memoriále tuum in generatiónem et generatiónem.
your renown, from generation to generation!
14. Quia judicábit Dóminus pópulum suum:
14. For the Lord defends his people,
et in servis suis deprecábitur.
shows mercy to his servants.
15. Simulácra Géntium argéntum et aurum:
15. The idols of the nations are silver and gold,
ópera mánuum hóminum.
the work of human hands.
16. Os habent, et non loquéntur:
16. They have mouths but do not speak;
óculos habent, et non vidébunt.
they have eyes but do not see;
17. Aures habent, et non áudient:
17. They have ears but do not hear;
neque enim est spíritus in ore ipsórum.
nor is there breath in their mouths.
18. Símiles illis fiant qui fáciunt ea:
18. Their makers will become like them,
et omnes qui confídunt in eis.
and anyone who trusts in them.
19. Domus Israël, benedícite Dómino:
19. House of Israel, bless the Lord!
domus Aaron, benedícite Dómino.
House of Aaron, bless the Lord!
20. Domus Levi, benedícite Dómino:
20. House of Levi, bless the Lord!
qui timétis Dóminum, benedícite Dómino.
You who fear the Lord, bless the Lord!
21. Benedíctus Dóminus ex Sion,
21. Blessed be the Lord from Zion,
qui hábitat in Jerúsalem.
who dwells in Jerusalem!
22. Glória Patri, et Fílio,
22. Glory be to the Father, and to the Son,
et Spirítui Sancto.
and to the Holy Spirit,
23. Sicut erat in princípio, et nunc, et semper,
23. As it was in the beginning,
et in sǽcula sæculórum. Amen.
is now, and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.
Omnia quæcúmque vóluit Dóminus fecit.
All things whatsoever that he willed, the Lord did.
13 January - Vesperas - Antiphona