The Hymns and Carols of Christmas

Mundi Salus Qui Nasceris

Hymnus 13.

Sunday, For Christmas

English Translations:
Infant, Born The World To Free
Oh Holy Babe, Our Prayer Receive

Holy Babe, Our Great Salvation

Source: Rev. John Chandler, The Hymns of the Primitive Church (London: John W. Parker, 1837), pp. 141-2.

Mundi salus qui nasceris
Jesu puer, nos respice;
Da moribus castis tuam
Referre nos infantiam.

Fessos diurno dum levat
Labore nocturnus sopor,
Defende, Pastor, bestiis
Tuas ab infestis oves.

Qui natus es de Virgine
Jesu, tibi sit gloria,
Cum Patre, cumque Spiritu,
In sempiterna secula.

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