Ave Maria

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The familiar salutation of the Angel Gabriel to the Virgin - "Hail, Mary, full of grace!" (Luke 1:28) - figures prominently in the liturgy for two major Marian feasts, the Annunciation (March 25) and the Immaculate Conception (December 8), and has been sung on the last Sunday in Advent since the time of Pope Gregory th... read more