Nunc dimittis…

by jbkeenanjr


Simeon's song of praise.

Simeon’s song of praise. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


Now Thou dost dismiss Thy servant, O Lord, according to Thy word in peace; Because my eyes have seen Thy salvation, Which Thou hast prepared before the face of all peoples: A light to the revelation of the Gentiles, and the glory of Thy people Israel.     —  Luke 2:29 – 32,  Douay-Rheims, 1582