Monthly Archives: May 2017

Regina Caeli

The Regina Caeli is traditionally prayed during the Easter season. The text in English is:

Queen of Heaven, rejoice, alleluia.
For He whom thou wast worthy to bear, alleluia.
Hath risen, as He said, alleluia.
Pray for us to God, alleluia.

V. Rejoice and be glad, O Virgin Mary, alleluia.
R. For the Lord hath truly risen, alleluia.

Queen of the May

Queen of the May is a traditional hymn to Our Lady which many people enjoy during this month. Traditional, adapted by Mary E Walsh (1883) Sung by Julianne Woods accompanied by Marian Gaynor. May 2014.