Salve Regina, mater misericordire; Hail to the Queen Who Reigns Above

Antiphon of Our Lady from Vespers of Trinity Sunday until None of the Saturday preceding the first Sunday of Advent. It is also recited as part of the prayers said after every Low Mass. It is attributed to Hermann Contractus. Besides the prose version said after Mass, there are 15 metrical translations; the English title given is from the Primer of 1685.

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