Magnificat

Original

1. Coro

Magnificat anima mea Dominum

2. Aria (soprano)

Et exsultavit spiritus meus in Deo
salutari meo.

3. Aria (soprano), coro

Quia respexit humilitatem
ancillae suae:
ecce enim ex hoc beatam me dicent omnes generationes.

4. Aria (basso)

Quia fecit mihi magna qui potens est
et sanctum nomen ejius.

5. Duetto (alto, tenore)

Et misericordia ejus a progenie in progenies timentibus eum.

6. Coro

Fecit potentiam in brachio suo
dispersit superbos
mente cordis sui.

7. Aria (tenore)

Deposuit potentes de sede et exatavit humiles.

8. Aria (alto)

Esurientes implevit
bonis et divites
dimisit inanes.

9. Terzetto (soprani, alto)

Suscepit Israel puerum
suum recordatus
misericordiae suae.

10. Coro

Sicut locutus est ad patres nostros,
Abraham et semini ejus
in saecula.

11. Coro

Gloria Patri et Filio et Spiritui Sancto.
Sicut erat in principio, et nunc, et semper, et in saecula saeculorum.
Amen.

Translation

1. Chorus 

My soul magnifies the Lord. 

2. Aria 

And my spirit rejoices in God 
my Savior. 

3. Aria, Chorus 

For He has regarded the lowliness of His handmaiden. 
Behold, from henceforth, I will be called blessed by all generations. 

4. Aria 

For the Mighty One has done 
great things for me, and holy is His name. 

5. Duet 

His mercy is for those who fear Him 
from generation to generation. 

6. Chorus 

He has shown strength with His arm, 
He has scattered the proud in the thoughts of their hearts. 

7. Aria 

He has brought down the powerful from their thrones and lifted up the lowly. 

8. Aria 

He has filled the hungry 
with good things, 
and sent the rich away empty. 

9. Trio 

He has helped His servant Israel 
in remembrance 
of His mercy. 

10. Chorus 

According to the promise He made to our ancestors, 
to Abraham and to His descendants forever 

11. Chorus 

Glory to the Father and to the Son and to 
the Holy Spirit, as it was in the beginning, 
is now, and for ever and ever, 
Amen.