Translation © by David Wyatt

Inter natos mulierum
Language: Latin 
Available translation(s): ENG
Inter natos mulierum non surrexit maior Ioanne Baptista.
Qui viam Domino praeparavit in heremo. Alleluia.
Fuit homo missus a Deo cui nomen erat Ioannes. Alleluia.


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  • ENG English (David Wyatt) , title 1: "Among those born of women", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: David Wyatt

This text was added to the website: 2012-10-25
Line count: 3
Word count: 25

Among those born of women
Language: English  after the Latin 
Among those born of women there has not arisen one greater than John the Baptist.
Who prepared the way for the Lord in the wilderness. Alleluia.
There was a man sent by God, whose name was John. Alleluia.


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This text was added to the website: 2012-10-25
Line count: 3
Word count: 38