Poulenc, Quatre Motets pour un temps de Pnitence.   back to vinea    articles      home

The motet-text compared with the original vulgata-source.

Motet-text: I. Timor et tremor Vulgata
Timor et tremor venerunt super me,                    et caligo cecidit super me timor et tremor venit super me                                et operuit me caligo                        (Psalm 54/55: 6)
miserere mei Domine miserere mei quoniam,     in te confidit anima mea. miserere mei Deus miserere mei quoniam                in te sperat anima mea                   (Psalm 56/57: 2)
Exaudi Deus                                               deprecationem meam exaudi Deus orationem meam et ne dispicias deprecationem meam                   (Psalm 54/55: 2)
Quia refugium meum es tu                                Et adjutor fortis Domine fortitudo mea et robur meum                      et refugium meum in die tribulationis (Jeremiah16:19)
Et adjutor fortis Domine audi Domine et miserere mei Domine esto adiutor                                           (Psalm 29/30:11)
invocavi te non confundar. in te Domine speravi non confundar

(Psalm 30/31: 2)

Vinea mea electa-article (Dutch)

 Motet-text: II. Vinea mea electa  Vulgata

Vinea mea electa, ego te plantavi:                   quomodo conversa est                                            (Jeremiah 2: 21, changed)   

Ego autem plantavi te vineam electam    quomodo ergo conversa es                                 (in pravum vinea aliena)              (Jeremiah 2: 21)

in amaritudinem                                                                                 (Deuteronomy 32: 32, changed)

uva eorum uva fellis et botri amarissimi                                                        (Deuteronomy 32: 32)

ut me crucifigeres et Barrabam dimitteres                                                                         (free text)

 

Sepivi te, et lapides elegi ex te                            

et aedificavi turrim.             (Isaiah 5: 2, changed)

et sepivit eam et lapides elegit ex illa                     et plantavit eam electam                                       et aedificavit turrem                      (Isaiah 5: 2)

 

 Motet-text: III. Tenebrae factae sunt.  Vulgata
 Tenebrae facta sunt

et circa horam nonam                              exclamavit Jesus voce magna:                        

                                                                                                    Deus meus, ut quid me dereliquisti?

 tenebrae factae sunt                                          super universam terram usque ad horam nonam    et circa horam nonam                                        clamavit Iesus voce magna dicens                      Heli Heli lema sabacthani hoc est                    Deus meus                                                      Deus meus ut quid dereliquisti me                                           (Matthew 27: 45, 46)
Et inclinato capito                                                emisit spiritum Iesus autem iterum clamans voce magna              emisit spiritum                                 (John 19, 30)
Exclamans Jesus voce magna ait:                        Pater in manus tuas commendo spiritum meum et clamans voce magna Iesus ait                        Pater in manus tuas commendo spiritum meum       et haec dicens exspiravit                (Luke 23: 46)

 

Motet-text: IV. Tristis est anima mea

Bibel-text (vulgata)

Tristis est anima mea usque ad mortem.
sustinete hic, et vigilate mecum,

tristis est anima mea usque ad mortem               sustinete hic et vigilate mecum    (Matthew 26: 38)

nunc videbitis turbam
quae circumdabit me.           (
free text)            

 

Ecce appropinquatet hora                                     et filius hominis tradetur
in manus peccatorum.

ecce adpropinquavit hora                                      et .Filius hominis traditur in manus hominum (Matthew 26: 45)