Translation © by Guy Laffaille

Rezitativ ‑ Und Gott sprach: Es bringe die Erde Gras hervor
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): FRE
 Und Gott sprach: Es bringe die Erde Gras hervor, 
 Kräuter, die Samen geben, und Obstbäume, 
 die Früchte bringen ihrer Art gemäß, die ihren Samen 
 in sich selbst haben auf der Erde; und es ward so.


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  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Récitatif", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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Language: French (Français)  after the German (Deutsch) 
 Et Dieu dit : Que la terre produise l'herbe,
 des plantes qui donnent des graines et des arbres fruitiers
 qui donnent suivant leur espèce des fruits qui ont leurs graines
 eux-mêmes sur la terre ; et il en fut ainsi.


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