Translation © by Marianne Zanettin

Filiae Jerusalem (Prélude)
Language: Latin 
Available translation(s): FRE
Filiae Jerusalem
Nolite flere super me
Sed super vos ipsas flete
Et super filios vestros.
Et venerunt in eum
qui dicitur Calvariae locum
Ibi crucifixerunt Jesum.


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Researcher for this text: Marianne Zanettin

This text was added to the website: 2012-07-31
Line count: 7
Word count: 26

Filles de Jérusalem
Language: French (Français)  after the Latin 
Filles de Jérusalem,
Ne pleurez pas sur moi !
Pleurez plutôt sur vous-mêmes
Et sur vos enfants.
Arrivés au lieu-dit
« le crâne »,
ils crucifièrent Jésus.

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This text was added to the website: 2012-07-31
Line count: 7
Word count: 27