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Usquequo, Domine, oblivisceris me

Language: Latin

1 [In finem. Psalmus David.]
  Usquequo, Domine, oblivisceris me 
  in finem? usquequo avertis faciem tuam a me?
2 quamdiu ponam consilia in anima mea; 
  dolorem in corde meo per diem?
3 usquequo exaltabitur inimicus meus super me?
4 Respice, et exaudi me, Domine Deus meus.
  Illumina oculos meos, ne umquam obdormiam in morte;
5 nequando dicat inimicus meus: 
  Prævalui adversus eum.
  Qui tribulant me exsultabunt si motus fuero;
6 ego autem in misericordia tua speravi. 
  Exsultabit cor meum in salutari tuo.
  Cantabo Domino qui bona tribuit mihi; 
  et psallam nomini Domini altissimi.

Translation(s): ENG FRE GER

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  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Psaume 13", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2005-08-29.
Last modified: 2017-11-06 15:26:45
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Word count: 92

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