Its name is the opening word of the Vulgate text (Lk 1: 46:55): Magnificat anima mea, Dominum (My soul doth magnify the Lord). Furthermore, technical and analysis cookies from third parties may be used. Translation of 'Benedictus' by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart from Latin to English Deutsch English Español Français Hungarian Italiano Nederlands Polski Português (Brasil) Română Svenska Türkçe Ελληνικά Български Русский Српски العربية فارسی 日本語 한국어 Found in Luke 1:68–79, the canticle received its name from its first words in Latin (Benedictus Dominus Deus Israhel, “Blessed be the Lord God of Israel”). For English speakers, the Church offers an official translation from the Latin. Benedictus Lyrics: Soprano: Benedictus / Tenor: Benedictus / Alto: Qui venit in nomine Domini / Bass: Benedictus qui venit in nomine domini / Tutti: Hosanna in excelsis / Hosanna in excelsis Benedictus definition, the short canticle or hymn beginning in Latin Benedictus qui venit in nomine Domini, and in English “Blessed is he that cometh in the name of the Lord.” See more. Benedictus performed by The Priests * This vid is lovingly dedicated to all of those who were lost on September 11th, 2001 Lest we forget The Benedictus (also Song of Zechariah or Canticle of Zachary), given in Gospel of Luke 1:68–79, is one of the three canticles in the first two chapters of this Gospel, the other two being the "Magnificat" and the "Nunc dimittis".The Benedictus was the song of thanksgiving uttered by Zechariah on the occasion of the circumcision of his son, John the Baptist. The Magnificat - Latin & English The Magnificat The Magnificat is also known as the Canticle of Mary.It is one of the eight most ancient Catholic chants and perhaps the earliest Marian hymn. Yandex.Translate is a mobile and web service that translates words, phrases, whole texts, and entire websites from Latin into English.The meanings of individual words come complete with examples of usage, transcription, and the possibility to hear pronunciation. For the Sanctus, the difference comes in the second line and you can see how other lines vary from the literal translation. Karl Jenkins - Benedictus lyrics from The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace (2001) album. These translations were updated in 1969 and again in 2011. The portal Vatican News uses technical or similar cookies to make navigation easier and guarantee the use of the services. Benedictus, also called Song Of Zechariah, hymn of praise and thanksgiving sung by Zechariah, a Jewish priest of the line of Aaron, on the occasion of the circumcision and naming of his son, John the Baptist. Morning Prayer-The Benedictus (also Canticle of Zachary), given in Gospel of Luke 1;68-79, is one of the three canticles.In the Catholic Church, the Benedictus is part of 'Lauds', probably because of the song of thanksgiving for the coming of the Redeemer in the first part of the canticle. It is believed to have been first Liturgically introduced by St.Benedict of Nursia. Since the re-introduction of the Latin Rite Mass or the Roman Mass, popularly referred to as “The Traditional Latin Mass,” Benediction has been making a comeback, which is a great blessing for souls and for the honour of Jesus Christ Who is Truly Present, Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity, in the Most Blessed Sacrament of the Altar. These translations were updated in 1969 and again in 2011.