The Angelus

The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Said Eucharist, by the Rector

Generally, the earliest short prayer addressed to Mary is dated to the third century. It’s known by its Latin beginning, Sub tuum praesidium: To your protection we flee, holy Mother of God [“God bearer”]: Do not despise our prayers in [our] needs, but deliver us from all dangers, Glorious and blessed Virgin.[1]
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