Da Pacem Domine – Monastic Gregorian Chant
CHANTED BY THE BENEDICTINE MONKS OF SAN DOMINGO de SILOS, SPAIN
This Video Consists of 3 Chants:
1. Give peace, O Lord, to them that patiently wait for Thee, that Thy prophets may be found faithful: hear the prayers of Thy servant, and of Thy people Israel:I rejoiced at the things that were said to me: we shall go into the house of the Lord. V.: Glory be to the Father . . . — Give peace, O Lord etc.(introit- in mode 1, from the ‘Liber Usualis’ No. 1056a)
2. and AFTER is Alleluia AT 4:53– they sing-
Dies sanctificatus illuxit nobis:
(A hallowed day has dawned for us:)
venite gentes, et adorate Dominum;
(come all, and adore the Lord;)
qui hodie descendit, lux magna super terram.
(for today has descended a great light on the earth.Alleluia) -Christmas 3rd week
3. FOLLOWED BY the ‘Salve Regina’ or ‘Hail Holy Queen’ at 6:48 to end.
~ Via Catholiques1.