Translation © by Laura Prichard

Statuit ei Dominus
Language: Latin 
Available translation(s): ENG
Statuit ei Dominus testamentum pacis, et principem fecit eum.


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

  • ENG English (Laura Prichard) , "The Lord established with him", copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

Text added to the website: 2017-07-02 00:00:00
Last modified: 2017-07-02 00:59:40
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Word count: 9

The Lord established with him
Language: English  after the Latin 
The Lord established with him testament of peace, and made him a prince.

Translator's notes:
This Latin text is sung as an Introit for the Feast of St. Nicholas, one of five antiphons used in the Latin Eucharist. It can also be an introit for a martyr, pope or bishop.


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Text added to the website: 2020-01-07 00:00:00
Last modified: 2020-01-07 21:43:42
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Word count: 13