Suscipe (Benedictine Ritual)

This medieval chant is from the Benedictine ritual during which a novice takes their vows and it is sung by them to this day. The text is from Psalm 119 verse 116. Enjoy :-).

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Photo: St. Benedict blessing and Saints.  Location: St. Benedict Monastery - Subiaco (Lazio)  Photo Credit: peppino42 on Flickr

Photo: St. Benedict blessing and Saints.
Location: St. Benedict Monastery – Subiaco (Lazio)
Photo Credit: peppino42 on Flickr


Suscipe (Benedictine Ritual)

116 Suscipe me secundum eloquium tuum, et vivam, et non confundas me ab exspectatione mea.Uphold me, O Lord, according to your word and I shall live.  And let me not be disappointed in my hope
Gloria Patri, et Filio, et Spiritui Sancto:
Sicut erat in principio, et nunc, et semper,
et in sæcula sæculorum. Amen.
Glory be to the Father, and to the Son: and to the Holy Ghost;  As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be: world without end. Amen.
Performers:
Schola Gregoriana of Cambridge directed by Mary Berry.

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