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724. Hail, Holy Queen Enthroned Above

1 Hail, holy Queen enthroned above,
O María.
Hail, Queen of mercy and of love,
O María.
Triumph, all ye Cherubim;
Sing with us, ye Seraphim.
Heav'n and earth resound the hymn:
Salve, Salve,
Salve, Regína.

2 The cause of joy to all below,
O María.
The spring through which all graces flow,
O María.
Angels, all your praises bring;
Earth and heaven, with us sing;
All creation echoing:
Salve, Salve,
Salve, Regína.

3 O gentle, loving, holy one,
O María.
The God of light became your Son,
O María.
Triumph, all ye Cherubim;
Sing with us, ye Seraphim.
Heav'n and earth resound the hymn:
Salve, Salve,
Salve, Regína.

Text Information
First Line: Hail, holy Queen enthroned above
Title: Hail, Holy Queen Enthroned Above
Original Language: Latin
Adapter (st. 2-3): M. Owen Lee, CSB, b.1930
Meter: 8 4 8 4 777 4 5
Language: English
Publication Date: 2012
Scripture:
Topic: Mary, Mother of God; Assumption of Mary: August 15th; Immaculate Conception: December 8th (9 more...)
Source: Salve, Regina, mater misericordia, c.1080; tr. Roman Hymnal, 1884
Tune Information
Name: SALVE REGINA COELITUM
Harmonizer: Healey Willan, 1880-1968
Meter: 8 4 8 4 777 4 5
Key: B♭ Major
Source: Choralmelodien zum Heiligen Gesänge, 1808
Copyright: harm. © Willis Music Co.



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