O Most Holy One

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Translator: Charles W. Leland

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First Line: O most holy one, O most lowly one, Loving Virgin Maria!
Title: O Most Holy One
Latin Title: O sanctissima
Translator: Charles W. Leland
Language: English
Copyright: Tr. © 1958 The Basilian Fathers



SICILIAN MARINERS is traditionally used for the Roman Catholic Marian hymn "O Sanctissima." According to tradition, Sicilian seamen ended each day on their ships by singing this hymn in unison. The tune probably traveled from Italy to Germany to England, where The European Magazine and London Review…

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