Translation © by Lau Kanen

Tota pulchra es, Maria
Language: Latin  after the Latin 
Available translation(s): DUT
Tota pulchra es, Maria
et macula originalis non est in te.
Vestimentum tuum candidum quasi nix,
et facies tua sicut sol.
Tu gloria Jerusalem,
tu laetitia lsrael,
tu honorificentia populi nostri.

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  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) (Lau Kanen) , "Gij zijt volkomen mooi, Maria", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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Gij zijt volkomen mooi, Maria
Language: Dutch (Nederlands)  after the Latin 
Gij zijt volkomen mooi, Maria,
En de erfsmet is niet in U.
Uw kleed is wit als sneeuw
En uw gelaat is als de zon.
Gij zijt de roem van Jerusalem,
de vreugde van Israel,
Gij brengt eer voor ons volk.


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This text was added to the website: 2008-09-06
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Word count: 41