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Ayez pitié ae nous, Seigneur !

Language: French (Français)

  Ayez pitié ae nous, Seigneur !
  Christ, ayez pitié de nous !

Donnez-nous la victoire et l'honneur
  Sur l'ennemi de nous tous.
  Ayez pitié de nous, Seigneur.

Rendez-nous plus croyants et plus doux
  Loin du Péché suborneur,
  Christ, ayez pitié de nous.

Criblez-nous comme fait le vanneur
  Du grain dont il est jaloux.
  Ayez pitié de nous, Seigneur.

Nous vous en supplions à genoux,
  Ouvrez-nous par la Foi et le Bonheur.
  Christ, ayez pitié de nous.

Ouvrez-nous par l'Amour le Bonheur,
  Nous vous en prions à genoux.
  Ayez pitié de nous, Seigneur.
 
Seigneur, par l'Espérance, ouvrez-nous,
  Christ, ouvrez-nous le Bonheur.
  Christ, ayez pitié de nous.

  Ayez pitié de nous, Seigneur !



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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Text added to the website: 2012-02-07.

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