by Anonymous / Unidentified Author
Translation © by Linda Godry

Aprestateci fede
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): GER
Aprestateci fede
voi che rivolti il core
pastori havete
in servitu d'Amore.
Ah, non si trova più dolce gioire
ch'amar e amando del suo amor fruire.


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

  • GER German (Deutsch) (Linda Godry) , title 1: "Vertraut uns, ihr Hirten", copyright © 2004, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Linda Godry

This text was added to the website: 2004-11-22
Line count: 6
Word count: 26

Vertraut uns, ihr Hirten
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Italian (Italiano) 
Vertraut uns, ihr Hirten,
ihr, die das Herz in den Dienst
Amors gestellt habt.
Man findet nicht süßere Freude
als zu lieben und dieses (zu lieben)
zu genießen.


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This text was added to the website: 2004-11-22
Line count: 6
Word count: 28