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  • Deus, qui beatam Ioannam Virginem ad fidem ac patriam tuendam mirabiliter suscitasti: da, quæsumus, eius intercessione; ut Ecclesia tua, hostium superatis insidiis, perpetua pace fruatur.

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  • However, when she came to the verse In caritate perpetua, she sang in German rather than Latin, but she sang it so beautifully that all swore that she sang with an angelic voice.

    Sensual Encounters: Monastic Women and Spirituality in Medieval Germany

  • Reqiem æternam dona eis, Domine, et lux perpetua luceat eis.

    Prayers for the dead of Cotabato

  • But in both the Offertory and the Responsory calm is restored by the idea of light: ‘let Saint Michael bring them forth into Thy holy light’ in the Offertory, and ‘lux perpetua’ ‘light perpetual’ in the Responsory.

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  • Nobis cum semel occidit brevis lux, nox est perpetua una dormienda.

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  • June 22nd, 2007 requiem aeternam dona eis, domine, et lux perpetua luceat eis.

    requiem aeternam dona eis, domine, et lux perpetua luceat eis.

  • Requiem æternam dona eis, Domine, et lux perpetua luceat eis.

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  • “Il processo creativo è stato lo stesso che Ghislain usa quando compone musica: una perpetua moltiplicazione di elementi, per costruire un mondo unico.”

    No Fat Clips!!! : Ghislain Poirier – Hit & Red

  • Quoniam bella acerbissima dei flagella sunt quibus hominum pertinaciam punit, ea perpetua oblivione sepelienda potius quam memoriae mandanda plerique judicant.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Rara quidem dea tu es O chastitas in his terris, nec facile perfecta, rarius perpetua, cogi nonnunquam potest, ob naturae defectum, vel si disciplina pervaserit, censura compresserit.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

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  • In the Italian historical novel I promessi sposi ("The Betrothed"), Perpetua is the talkative housekeeper of Don Abbondio, the parish priest.
    By antonomasia, the term has become a synonym for "priest's housekeeper".

    August 29, 2009