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O quam suavis est, Domine, spiritus tuus, qui ut dulcedinem tuam in filios demonstrares pane suavissimo de caelo praestito, esurientes reples bonis, fastidiosos divites dimittens inanes.
- by St. Thomas Aquinas (1225? - 1274), "O quam suavis est, Domine" [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Caterina Assandra (1590 - c1618), "O quam suavis est, Domine" [ sung text verified 1 time]
- by Alonso Lobo (c1555 - 1617), "O quam suavis est, Domine" [ sung text verified 1 time]
Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Oh comme ton esprit est doux, Seigneur", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Researcher for this text: Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]
This text was added to the website: 2018-05-29
Line count: 5
Word count: 26
Oh comme ton esprit est doux, Seigneur, toi qui pour montrer ta douceur à tes fils a envoyé le plus doux des pains depuis le ciel, nourrissant les affamés avec de bonnes choses, renvoyant les riches dédaigneux sans rien leur donner.
- Translation from Latin to French (Français) copyright © 2018 by Guy Laffaille, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.
- a text in Latin by St. Thomas Aquinas (1225? - 1274), "O quam suavis est, Domine"
This text was added to the website: 2018-05-30
Line count: 5
Word count: 41