Responsum accepit Simeon
There is also a processional antiphon at the entrance, with a continuation of the text below: "…et cum inducerent puerum in templum, accepit eum in ulnas suas, et benedixit Deum, et dixit: Nunc dimittis, Domine, servum tuum in pace."
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Responsum accepit Simeon a Spiritu Sancto non visurum se mortem nisi videret Christum Domini.
It was revealed to Simeon by the Holy Ghost, that he should not see death before he first saw Christ the Lord.