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Language: Greek (Ελληνικά)

Μεγαλύνει ἡ ψυχή μου τὸν Κύριον
καὶ ἠγαλλίασεν τὸ πνεῦμά μου ἐπὶ τῷ Θεῷ τῷ σωτῆρί μου,
ὅτι ἐπέβλεψεν ἐπὶ τὴν ταπείνωσιν τῆς δούλης αυτοῦ.
ἰδού γὰρ ἀπὸ τοῦ νῦν μακαριοῦσίν με πᾶσαι αἱ γενεαί,
ὅτι ἐποίησέν μοι μεγάλα ὁ δυνατός,
καὶ ἅγιον τὸ ὄνομα αὐτοῦ,
καὶ τὸ ἔλεος αὐτοῦ εἰς γενεὰς καὶ γενεὰς
τοῖς φοβουμένοῖς αυτόν.
Ἐποίησεν κράτος ἐν βραχίονι αὐτοῦ,
διεσκόρπισεν ὑπερηφάνους διανοίᾳ καρδίας αὐτῶν·
καθεῖλεν δυνάστας ἀπὸ θρόνων
καὶ ὕψωσεν ταπεινούς,
πεινῶντας ἐνέπλησεν ἀγαθῶν
καὶ πλουτοῦντας ἐξαπέστειλεν κενούς.
ἀντελάβετο Ἰσραὴλ παιδὸς αὐτοῦ,
μνησθῆναι ἐλέους,
καθὼς ἐλάλησεν πρὸς τοὺς πατέρας ἡμῶν
τῷ Αβραὰμ καὶ τῷ σπέρματι αὐτοῦ εἰς τὸν αἰῶνα.


Translation(s): ENG GER LAT

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Authorship


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

    [ None yet in the database ]

Settings in other languages:

  • Also set in Latin, a translation by Bible or other Sacred Texts , title unknown, Luke 1:46-55 DUT ENG FRE GER SPA by John Kenneth Tavener, Dietrich Buxtehude, Luca Marenzio, Antonio Vivaldi, Domenico Scarlatti, Franz Peter Schubert, Krzysztof Penderecki, Arvo Pärt, Francesco Durante, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Jan Dismas Zelenka, Heinrich Schütz, Johann Sebastian Bach, José Carlos do Amaral Vieira Filho, Giorgio Gaslini, Hildegard von Bingen, John Nesbitt, Richard Monk, Robert Fayrfax.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Bible or other Sacred Texts , title unknown, St. Luke's Gospel. DUT FRE LAT GER SPA by Arnold Edward Trevor Bax, Sir, Dalwyn Henshall.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Bible or other Sacred Texts , title unknown DUT FRE LAT GER FIN SPA by Paul Patterson.
  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Bible or other Sacred Texts , title unknown ENG LAT by Heinrich Schütz, Heinrich Schütz.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Bible or other Sacred Texts , title unknown LAT GER by William Byrd, Thomas Tomkins.

Other available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Bible or other Sacred Texts) , title unknown


Text added to the website: 2010-01-15.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:30
Line count: 18
Word count: 102

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