Translation © by David Wyatt

Christus mortuus est  
Language: Latin 
Available translation(s): ENG
Christus mortuus est pro peccatis nostris,
Et resurrexit ad justificationem nostrum.
Circumdederunt me gemitus mortis
Dolores inferni circumdederunt me.

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

  • ENG English (David Wyatt) , title 1: "Christ died", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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This text was added to the website: 2012-10-25
Line count: 4
Word count: 19

Christ died
Language: English  after the Latin 
Christ died for our sins,
And rose again for our justification.
The groans of death surrounded me,
Hell's agonies surrounded me.

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  • Translation from Latin to English copyright © 2012 by David Wyatt, (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: 2012-10-25
Line count: 4
Word count: 21