Regina caeli, laetare, alleluia;
Quia quem meruisti portare, alleluia,
Resurrexit, sicut dixit, alleluia:
Ora pro nobis Deum, alleluia.


Queen of heaven, rejoice, alleluia.
The Son you merited to bear, alleluia,
Has risen as he said, alleluia.
Pray to God for us, alleluia.




V. Gaude et laetare, Virgo Maria,.

V. Rejoice and be glad, O Virgin Mary, allluia,


R. Quia surrexit Dominus vere, alleluia.

R. For the Lord is truly risen, alleluia.


Oremus:
Deus qui per resurrectionem Filii tui,

Domini nostri Iesu Christi,

mundum laetificare dignatus es:

praesta, quaesumus, ut per eius Genetricem Virginem Mariam, perpetuae capiamus gaudia vitae.

Per eundem Christum Dominum nostrum.

Amen


O God, who gave joy to the world through the resurrection of thy Son, our Lord Jesus Christ, grant we beseech thee, that through the intercession of the Virgin Mary, his Mother, we may obtain the joys of everlasting life. Through the same Christ our Lord.

Amen

The antiphons; Alma Redemtoris Mater, Ave Regina Caelorum, Regina Caeli and Salve Regina, have its own season.

  • Alma Redemtoris Mater is Advent season to Candlemas.
  • Ave Regina Caelorum is up to Holy Saturday
  • Regina Caeli is from Holy Saturday to Trinity Sunday:
  • and Salve Regina thereafter.