The Praises of God and the Blessing - 109 

A: The Praises of God
(Edition of Duane Lapsanski and Kajetan Esser)

1You are the holy Lord God Who does wonderful things. Ps 77:15 [Vulgate, Ps 76:15] a

2You are strong. You are great. Ps 86:10 [Vulgate, Ps 85:10] You are the most high.
You are the almighty king. You holy Father, Jn 17:11
King of heaven and earth. Mt 11:25

3You are three and one, the Lord God of gods; Ps 136:2 [Vulgate, Ps 135:2]
You are the good, all good, the highest good,
Lord God living and true. 1 Thes 1:9

4You are love, charity; You are wisdom, You are humility,
You are patience, You are beauty, You are meekness, Ps 71:5 [Vulgate, Ps 70:5]
You are security, You are rest,
You are gladness and joy, You are our hope, You are justice,
You are moderation, You are all our riches to sufficiency.

5You are beauty, You are meekness,
You are the protector, Ps 31:5 [Vulgate, Ps 30:5] You are our custodian and defender,
You are strength, Ps 43:2 [Vulgate, Ps 42:2] You are refreshment. 6You are our hope,
You are our faith, You are our charity,
You are all our sweetness, You are our eternal life:
Great and wonderful Lord, Almighty God, Merciful Savior
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Chartula fratri leoni data, Fontes Franciscani, p. 45


Chartula Fratri Leoni data

1Tu es sanctus Dominus Deus solus, qui facis mirabilia.

2Tu es fortis, tu es magnus tu es altissimus,
tu es rex omnipotens, tu pater sancte,
rex caeli et terrae.

3Tu es trinus et unus Dominus Deus deorum,
tu es bonum, omne bonum, summum bonum,
Dominus Deus vivus et verus.

4Tu es amor, caritas; tu es sapientia, tu es humilitas,
tu es patientia, tu es pulchritudo, tu es mansuetudo,
tu es securitas, tu es quietas,
tu es gaudium, tu es spes nostra et laetitia, tu es iustitia,
tu es temperantia, tu es omnia divitia nostra ad sufficientiam.

5Tu es pulchritudo, tu es mansuetudo;
tu es protector, tu es custos et defensor noster;
tu es fortitudo, tu es refrigerium. 6Tu es spes nostra,
tu es fides nostra, tu es caritas nostra,
tu es tota dulcedo nostra, tu es vita aeterna nostra:
Magnus et admirabilis Dominus, Deus omnipotens, misericors Salvator.

Francis of Assisi: Early Documents, vol. 1, p. 109