O Maria
Language: Latin 
O maria o felix puerpera
mater pia cuius suxit ubera
qui creavit sidera: munera
de te fluunt dulcia
spiritus sancti cratera.

Aqua viva clausa semper ianua
progressiva stella non occidua
ficus sed non fatua rigua
paradisi pascua
balsamus myrtus oliva


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

  • ENG English (Susan Hellauer) , copyright ©

Research team for this text: Malcolm Wren [Guest Editor] , Trevor Weston

This text was added to the website: 2018-05-14
Line count: 10
Word count: 40