Salve mater misericordiae

                                                                                                                     Schola Sancte Scholasticae UK


                                Refrain:

Salve mater refrain JPEG
Salve mater refrain 2 JPEG


Hail, Mother of mercy, Mother of God, and Mother of pardon, Mother of hope, and Mother of grace, Mother full of holy joy, 
O Mary!


                                Verses:

Salve mater verse 1 JPEG
Salve mater refrain 2 JPEG


1.  Hail, honor of mankind; hail, Virgin worthier than others,
     who surpass all virgins and in heaven occupy the highest seat
     of honor, O Mary!  
(Refrain)


Salve mater verse 2 JPEG
Salve mater refrain 2 JPEG


2.  Hail, happy child-bearing Mother, for He Who sits at the
     right hand of the Father, ruling heaven, earth, and sky, didst  
     enclose Himself within Thy womb, O Mary!  
(Refrain)


Salve mater verse 3 JPEG
Salve mater refrain 2 JPEG


3.  O Mother, be our solace; thou Virgin, be our joy; at last, after
     this exile, join us, rejoicing, to the heavenly choirs, O Mary! 
     
(Refrain)


 In honour of the Blessed Virgin Mary

 Suggested use: Mass: Offertory, Communion


Note:  Music from the Parish Book of Chant (CMAA, 2012, page 224) and used with permission from The Church Music Association of America. Book can be purchased at  amazon.com  and is also available by download from http://media.musicasacra.com/pdf/pbc-web.pdf

© Schola Sanctae Scholasticae 2014