O Queen of Heaven

O Queen of heaven, be joyful (Regína caeli, laetáre)

Translator: Winfred Douglas (alt.)
Tune: REGINA CAELI
Published in 2 hymnals

Representative Text

[Latin]
Regína caeli, laetáre, allelúia,
Quia quem meruísti portáre, allelúia,
Resurréxit sicut dixit, allelúia,
Ora pro nobis Deum, allelúia.

English]
O Queen of heaven, be joyful, alleluia,
For he whom you have humbly borne for us, alleluia,
Has arisen, as he promised, alleluia,
Offer now our prayer to God, alleluia.



Source: Gather Comprehensive #447

Translator: Winfred Douglas

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Text Information

First Line: O Queen of heaven, be joyful (Regína caeli, laetáre)
Title: O Queen of Heaven
Latin Title: Regina Caeli
Translator: Winfred Douglas (alt.)
Meter: Irregular
Source: Latin, 12th C.

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Worship (3rd ed.) #443

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