The Song of Simeon
Now, Lord, you let your servant go in peace:
your word has been fulfilled.
My own eyes have seen the salvation
which you have prepared in the sight of every people:
a light to reveal you to the nations
and the glory of your people Israel.
English translation of the Nunc Dimittis © 1988 English Language Liturgical Consultation (ELLC). http://www.englishtexts.org. Used by permission.