“Sub Tuum Praesidium” The Earliest Known Prayer To Mary

Sub Tuum Praesidium Earliest Known Prayer To Mary

 

 

“Sub Tuum Praesidium” | The Earliest Known Prayer To Mary

Latin: Sub tuum praesidium confugimus, Sancta Dei Genetrix. Nostras deprecationes ne despicias in necessitatibus1, sed a periculis cunctis libera nos semper, Virgo gloriosa et benedicta. Amen.

English: We fly to thy patronage, O holy Mother of God; despise not our petitions in our necessities, but deliver us always from all dangers, O glorious and blessed Virgin. Amen.

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