General Prayers

The Regina Caeli

O Queen of heaven, rejoice! Alleluia.
For he whom you did merit to bear. Alleluia.
Has risen as he said. Alleluia.
Pray for us to God. Alleluia.

Leader: Rejoice and be glad, O Virgin Mary, Alleluia,
Response: For the Lord has risen indeed. Alleluia.

Let us pray:

God our Father, you give joy to the world by the resurrection of your Son, our Lord Jesus Christ. Through the prayers of his mother, the Virgin Mary, bring us to the happiness of eternal life.
We ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.