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San José y María

Language: Andalusian

San José y María van por Tierra Santa,
a cumplir la ley qu'el César leh manda,
pueh con ser lo Reyeh de cieloh y tierrah,
a cumplir la ley guhtosoh se prehtan.
Por ehto noh dicen que a l'autoridá
grandeh y pequeñoh sujetoh ehtán.

Translation(s): FRE GER

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Submitted by Barbara Miller


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Saint Joseph et Marie", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , "Josef und Maria", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2005-09-01.
Last modified: 2014-11-29 16:44:23
Line count: 6
Word count: 44

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Saint Joseph et Marie

Language: French (Français) after the Andalusian

Saint Joseph et Marie vont à travers la Terre Sainte
Pour accomplir l'ordre que César a donné,
Bien qu'avec eux soit le roi du ciel et de la terre,
Ils se prêtent avec joie  à accomplir l'ordre.
Par cela ils nous disent qu'à l'autorité
Les grands et les petits sont soumis.

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Text added to the website: 2014-12-18.
Last modified: 2014-12-18 16:11:17
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Word count: 51