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Tantum Ergo/ Adoration

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Lyrics

Tantum ergo Sacramentum

Veneremur cernui

Et antiquum documentum

Novo cedat ritui

Praestet fides supplementum

Sensuum defectui

 

Down in adoration falling

This great sacrament we hail

Over ancient forms departing

Newer rites of grace prevail

Faith for all defects supplying

Where the feeble senses fail

 

To the everlasting Father

And the Son who reigns on high

With the Spirit blest proceeding

Forth from each eternally

Be salvation, honor, blessing

Might and endless majesty

 

Jesus, lamb of God saving love for all

Lord of heaven and earth, Father's love for all

I bow to You

Jesus, lamb of God saving love for all

Lord of heaven and earth

I bow to You, bow to You, I bow to You

 

Genitori Genitoque

Laus et Jubilatio

Salus, honor, virtus quoque

Sit et benedictio

Procedenti ab utroque

Compar sit laudatio

 

Pour upon us Lord of mercy

Spirit of thy selfless love

Make us of one true heart yearning

For the glory of Thy Son

Jesus, fire of justice blazing

Gladdening light forever more

 

Tantum Ergo by St. Thomas Aquinas and John Wade, translation by Edward Caswall, refrain by Matt Maher