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THE EASTER SEASON AND THE REGINA COELI

The Easter Season is a fifty day liturgical period beginning with Easter Sunday. The Season concludes on a Sunday the fiftieth day which has been called the Pentecost Sunday since the late 4th Century. The Word "Pentecost" is used to identify the fifty - day period of the Easter season. The Season is identified as a "laetissimun spatium" a most joyful exultation. It is during this period that the "Regina Coeli" is recited. It was Pope Bendict the XIV who is the year 1742 decreed the recitation of the Regina Coeli in the Easter Season during the ringing of the Angelus bell, that is, in the morning, noon and evening. It is to be recited standing. the Regina Coeli is given below in four different languages.

English

Queen of Heaven, rejoice Alleluia, for He whom you did merit to bear, Alleluia, Has risen as He said, Alleluia, Pray for us to God, Alleluia, Rejoice and be glad, O Virgin Mary, Alleluia, For the God has truly risen, Alleuia.

Let us pray

O God who through the resurrection of you Son Our Lord Jesus Christ did vouschafe to give joy to the world, grant we beseech you 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.

Latin

Regin Coeli, laetare, Alleluia, Quia quem meruiste portare, Alleluia, Resurrexit, Sicut dixitt, Alleluia, Ora Pro nobis Deum, Alleluia, Gaude et laetare, Virgo Maria, Alleluia, Quia Surrexit Dominus Vere, Alleluia.

Oremus

Deus, qui per resurrectionem Filii tui Domini nostril Jesus Christi, mundum Laetificare dignatus es praesta quaesumus, ut per eius Genetricem Virginem Mariam Perpetua capiamus Gaudia vitae. Per eumdem Christum Dominum nostrum. Amen.

Konkani

Anondbhorit za, Sorgache Rannie, Sorvesporak zoi, Zaka kusvent gheunk tuka bhag mellem. Sorvesporak zoi Toch utor pallun mornantlo uttlo Sorvesporak zoi. Amche khatir ge Deva lagim mag. Sorvesporak zoi.

Prartum-ia.

Deva, tujea Putra amchea Dhonia Jezu Kristachea jivontponna vorvim sonvsarak khuxal keloi tor, tache Maie. Ankvar Morie vorvim amkam sasnachea jivitache sontos zoddunk pavoi mhon ami tuje lagim magtam Teach Krista amchea Dhonia vorvim. Oxem zanv.

Portuguese

Rainha do Ceu, alegrai-vos, Alleluia, Porque quem mereceste trazer no vosso ventre, Alleluia, Ressuscitou como disse, Alleluia, Rogai por nos a Deus, Alleluia, Exultai e alegrai vos O Virgem Maria, Alleluia, Porque o Senhor ressuscitou verdadeiramente, Alleluia..

Oremos

O Deus, que vos dignastes alegrar o mundo com a Resureicao do vosso filho Senhor Nosso Jesus Cristo concedei-nos vos pedimos que pela sura Santa Mae Virgem Maria consigamos os inefaveis prazeres de eterna vida. Pelo mesmo Jesus Cristo Senhor Nosso. Assim Seja.

Wishing one and all a very joyful Easter

May God Bless us all.

- Maria Imelda De Souza.

 

 

 

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