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615. Regina Caeli (O Queen of Heaven)

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

O Queen of heaven, be joyful, alleluia,
For he whom you have humbly borne for us, alleluia,
Has arisen, as he promised, alleluia,
Offer now our prayer to God, alleluia.

Text Information
First Line: Regina caeli, laetare, alleluia (O Queen of heaven, be joyful, alleluia
Title: Regina Caeli (O Queen of Heaven)
Translator: C. Winfred Douglas, 1867-1944 (alt.)
Meter: Irregular
Language: English
Publication Date: 2016
Topic: Easter
Source: Latin, 12th C.
Tune Information
Arranger: Robert LeBlanc, OSB, b. 1948
Meter: Irregular
Key: F Major or modal
Source: Mode VI
Copyright: Acc. © 1986, GIA Publications, Inc.

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