Translation © by Guy Laffaille

Adoramus te, Christe
Language: Latin 
Available translation(s): DUT ENG FRE GER
Adoramus te, Christe, 
et benedicimus tibi; 
Quia per tuam sanctam crucem 
redemisti mundum1 .
Domine, miserere nobis.
[Agimus tibi gratias,
rex omnipotens beneficiis tuis,
qui vivis et regnas per omnia
saecula saeclorum. 
Amen.]2

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1 Brahms inserts here: "qui passus es pro nobis"
2 omitted by Brahms.

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

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

  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) (Lau Kanen) , "Wij aanbidden U, Christus", copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Bertram Kottmann) , "We adore You, Christ", copyright © 2007, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Nous t'adorons, Christ", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , copyright © 2007, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

This text was added to the website: 2005-08-29
Line count: 10
Word count: 33

Nous t'adorons, Christ
Language: French (Français)  after the Latin 
Nous t'adorons, Christ,
et nous te bénissons ;
Car par ta sainte croix
tu as racheté le monde.
Seigneur, aie pitié de nous.

Nous te rendons grâce,
roi tout puissant, de tes bienfaits,
toi qui vis et règnes à travers tous
les siècles des siècles. Amen.

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  • Translation from Latin to French (Français) copyright © 2010 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.
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This text was added to the website: 2010-12-16
Line count: 9
Word count: 46