29 May 2015
Joy of the Father, Love of the Son, Delight of the Holy Spirit
St Lomman, a 7th century Irish abbot from Trim in County Meath, spoke ‘The Praises of Mary’, with their chorus, ‘Mary, Loving Mary, Our joy and our delight.’ These praises, passed on orally, were only written down in the 20th century. Down the ages, these praises were developed like folk songs.
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