The Epiphany text Stella quam viderant Magi was frequently set by Sixteenth century composers at least twenty of whom including Josquin Desprez and Palestrina set it. Palestrina’s setting is sung here by the Choir of Trinity College Cambridge directed by Stephen Darlington during Choral Evensong from Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, 14th January 2015. I’ve put the text and translation below the video. Enjoy :-).
Video Source: ▶ Palestrina – Stella quam viderant Magi (Christ Church Cathedral, 2015) – YouTube Published on 5 May 2015 by Collegium Regale
Text & Translation: Stella quam viderant Magi
Stella quam viderant Magi in Oriente antecedebat eos donec venirent ad locum ubi puer erat
The star which the Wise Men saw in the East went before them until it came to where the Child was.
Et intrantes domum invenerunt Puerum cum Maria mater ejus et procidentes
And entering into the house, they saw the child with Mary his mother: and falling down,