OUR LADY MEDIATRIX AND ADVOCATE


by Saint Bernard of Clairvoux ( A.D. 1090-1153)

Our Mediatrix and Advocate
O blessed Lady, 
you found grace,
brought forth the Life,
and became the Mother of Salvation.
May you obtain the grace for us to go to the Son.
By your mediation, 
may we be received by the One
who through you gave Himself to us.
May your integrity compensate with Him
for the fault of our corruption;
and may your humility, 
which is pleasing to God,
implore pardon for our vanity.
May your great charity cover the multitude of our sins;
and may your glorious fecundity 
confer on us a fecundity of merits.
Dear Lady,
our Mediatrix and Advocate,
reconcile us to your Son,
recommend us to Him,
and present us to your Son.
By the grace you found,
by the privilege you merited,
by the mercy you brought forth,
obtain for us the following favour,
O blessed Lady.

photo: Gnadenbild Maria Sammerei

The miraculous image of Mary venerated in the pilgrimage church of Sammerei in Bavaria, Germany.

A view of the altar
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