Original Illuminated Manuscript Page from a 17th century Spanish version of the Graduale Romanum which contains the choral parts of the Mass.
Latin Text and English Translation
Text on front side:
Latin: Graduale. Dispersit dedit pauperibus, justitia ejus manet in saeculum saeculi.
Translation: Gradual. He distributed, he gave to the poor, his justice remains forever and ever,
Text on reverse side:
Latin: qui intelligit super egenum, et paupere[m], in die mala liberabit eum Dominus V. Gloria.
Translation: who understands the needy and the poor, the Lord will free him on the evil day. V. Gloria.
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