The O Antiphons: Rex Gentium

 O Rex Gentium, et desideratus earum, lapisque angularis, qui facis utraque unum: veni, et salva hominem, quem de limo formasti.

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Jomon (Era) Figurine via Wikipedia

O King of the Nations for whom we long,

the corner-stone who makes of both one,

come and deliver us

whom you made from clay.

[For more interestingness on Japanese Jomon figurines, see here.]

 

 

 

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