For English speakers I translate this holy prayer of the church, and beg pardon for my weak latin skills. Please, anyone correct me who can:
"Rorate...." Heaven, rain down from above,
and let the clouds pour out justice.
Be not angry Lord, nor any longer remember our iniquities.
Behold, the Holy City is made deserted. Sion is made deserted! Jerusalem is desolated, The house of your Holiness and Your glory, Where our fathers praised you. Rorate... We have sinned and are made as the unclean, And … [More]