by Victor Hoagland, C.P.

Pray the Second Joyful Mystery: the Visitation

Mary visits her cousin Elizabeth to tell her how happy she is that she is going to have a baby.
The VisitationOur Father
Soon afterwards Mary got ready and hurried off to a town in the hill country of Judea. (Luke 1,39) - Hail Mary

She went into Zechariah's house and greeted Elizabeth. (Luke 1,40) - Hail Mary

When Elizabeth heard Mary's greeting, the baby moved within her. (Luke 1,41) - Hail Mary

Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit and said in a loud voice, "You are the most blessed of all women..." (Luke 1,42) - Hail Mary

"...and blessed is the child you will bear!" (Luke 1,42) - Hail Mary

"Why should this great thing happen to me, that my Lord's mother comes to visit me?" (Luke 1,43) - Hail Mary

"For as soon as I heard your greeting, the baby within me jumped with gladness." (Luke 1,44) - Hail Mary

"How happy you are to believe that the Lord's message to you will come true!" (Luke 1,45) - Hail Mary

Mary said, "My heart praises the Lord; my soul is glad because of God my Savior..." (Luke 1,46-47) - Hail Mary

"...for he has remembered me, his lowly servant! From now on all people will call me happy." (Luke 1,48) - Hail Mary

Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit. As it was in the beginning, is now, and will be forever. Amen.

Third Joyful Mystery

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