Entries from May 2009

Monday, May 18th, 2009

Jesus in the Temple (Vida, Christiad 1.551-569)

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] Dum vero affatur genitorem divus ad aram,    551 mirantes socii templum per singula lustrant, suspectu molem vasto artificumque laborem: Cautibus excisas centum, centum aere columnas, omnes e solido, omnes altis montibus aequas, 555 tignaque et aeterna ex cedro laquearia, ahenoque aeratas porro stridentes cardine portas, sectilibusque minutatim sola […]