by Anonymous / Unidentified Author
Translation Ton Rooijmans

O God which art most merciful
Language: English  after the Latin 
Available translation(s): DUT
O God which art most mercyfull, 
have mercy Lord on me, 
according to thy mercy great, 
let me releaved be. 
And put away my wickednesse, 
which sundery waies hath beene, 
according to the multitude, 
of thy compassions seene. 


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Ontferm U over mij
Language: Dutch (Nederlands)  after the English 
Ontferm U over mij, God, 
volgens uw 
grote barmhartigheid;
En delg mijn misdaad 
naar de rijkdom 
van uw ontferming.

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  • Translation from English to Dutch (Nederlands) by Ton Rooijmans

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