Regina Cœli Lætare

 

 

From Easter Sunday, until Holy Trinity Sunday, instead of the Angelus, Catholics are required to recite The Regina Cœli Lætare, prayer, three times a day: 6:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., & 6:00 p.m.

 

  • REGINA CŒLI, LÆTARE

    Regina Cœli, lætare ! Alleluia.

    Quia quem meruisti portare : Alleluia.


    Resurrexit sicut dixit : Alleluia.

    Ora pro nobis Deum : Alleluia.

    ℣. Gaude et laetare, Virgo Maria : Alleluia.

    ℟. Quia surrexit Dominus vere : Alleluia.


    Oremus.

    Deus, qui per resurrectionem Filii tui Domini nostri Jesu Christi mundum lætificare dignatus es; præsta, quæsumus, ut per ejus Genitricem Virginem Mariam perpetuæ capiamus gaudia
    vitæ. Per eumdem Christum Dominum nostrum. Amen.

  • QUEEN OF HEAVEN, REJOICE

    Queen of Heaven, rejoice. Alleluia.

    For He whom thou wast made worthy to bear. Alleluia.

    Hath risen, as He said. Alleluia.

    Pray for us to God. Alleluia.

    ℣. Rejoice and be glad, O Virgin Mary. Alleluia.

    ℟. For the Lord hath risen indeed. Alleluia.


    Let us pray.

    O God, who through the resurrection of thy Son our Lord Jesus Christ hast vouchsafed to give joy to the whole world; grant us, we beseech Thee, that, through the intercession of the Virgin Mary his Mother, we may obtain the joys of eternal life. Through the same Christ our Lord. Amen.