"Let unity, the greatest good of all goods, be your preoccupation." - St. Ignatius of Antioch (Letter to St. Polycarp)

Monday, September 8, 2008

The Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Birth of the Virgin
Domenico Beccafumi (1530)

"Bogoroditse Devo raduysia" (Rejoice, O virgin Mother of God)
Performed by The Rose Ensemble
Album: Fire of the Soul
Composed by Sergey Khvoshchinsky

Blessed Theotokos, full of grace, happy birthday. Please pray for us your children, dear Blessed Mother, that our schisms would be healed.


Carol said...

Thank you for sharing this beautiful music which expresses love to our Blessed Mother. In her birth we were given a most precious gift, a human life fully submitted to God. May we strive to love God as she does.

Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners now and at the hour of our death. Amen.

Unknown said...

Incredibly, soaringly beautiful . . . . thank you.