PRAYERS TO OUR LADY
Prayer to the Queen of
Most Holy Rosary
Queen of the Most Holy
Rosary, in these times of such
show thy power with the signs of thy former victories, and from thy
from which thou bestowest pardon and graces, mercifully look upon the
of thy Son, His Vicar on earth, and every order of clergy and laity,
are sorely oppressed in this mighty conflict.
Powerful Vanquisher of all
heresies, hasten the hour of
though the hour of God's justice is every day provoked by the countless
sins of men.
For me who am the least of
men, kneeling before thee in
the grace I need to live a holy life upon earth and to reign among the
just in Heaven. Meanwhile, together with all faithful Christians
the world, I greet thee and acclaim thee as Queen of the Most Holy
Queen of the Most Holy
Rosary, pray for us.
Virgin Most Powerful
Virgin most powerful, loving
helper of the Christian
is the thanks we owe thee for the assistance thou hast given our
who invoked thy maternal help by the devout recitation of thy Rosary
they were threatened by the Turkish infidels? From Heaven thou didst
their deadly peril. Thou heard their voices imploring thy compassion.
humble prayers, enjoined by the great Pope, Saint Pius V, were
to thee, and thou didst come quickly to deliver them.
Grant, Dear Mother, that in
like manner the prolonged
Bride of Christ in these our days may reach thy throne and win thy
Be moved to compassion and rise once again to deliver Her from the many
foes who surround Her on every side.
Even now from the four
quarters of the earth there
the prayer of the Rosary, to beg thy Mercy in these troubled times.
our sins hinder, or at least retard their effect. Wherefore, Dear
obtain for us true sorrow for our sins and a firm resolution to face
itself rather than return to our former sins. It grieves us that
our own fault, thy help which we need so desperately, should be denied
or come too late.
Turn to us, O Mary, and
graciously listen to the prayers
Catholic World: conquer the pride of those wicked men, who in their
blaspheme Almighty God and would destroy His Church, against which,
to the infallible words of Christ, the gates of Hell shall never
Let it be seen once more that when thou doth arise to protect the
Her victory is sure. Amen.