Beata Dei genitrix

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5th responsory for Lauds at Christmas. There is also an antiphon Beata Dei Genitrix Maria, virgo perpetua.

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Latin.png Latin text

Beata Dei genitrix Maria
cuius viscera intacta permanent:
Hodie genuit Salvatorem saeculi.

Beata quae credidit:
quoniam perfecta sunt omnia
quae dicta sunt ei a Domino.

Hodie genuit Salvatorem saeculi.

English.png English translation

Blessed Mary, Mother of God
whose body remains intact:
The Saviour of the world is born today.

Blessed is she who believed
That all would be fulfilled
as was told her by the Lord.

The Saviour of the world is born today.

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