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Vigilate, nescitis enim quando dominus domus veniat, sero, an media nocte, an galli cantu, an mane. Vigilate, ergo, ne cum venerit repente, inveniat vos dormientes. Quod autem dico vobis, omnibus dico: vigilate.
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- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Veillez", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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Veillez, car vous ne savez pas quand le Seigneur de la maison viendra, le soir, au milieu de la nuit, au chant du coq ou le matin. Veillez donc, de peur qu'il ne vienne soudain et qu'il ne vous trouve endormis. Et ce que je vous dis, je le dis à tous : veillez.
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This text was added to the website: 2018-11-12
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