September 8 th , 2019 – Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

O GOD Most High, who didst endue with wonderful virtue and grace the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Mother of our Lord: Grant that we, who now call her blessed, may be made very members of the heavenly family of him who was pleased to be called the first-born among many brethren; who liveth and reigneth with thee and the Holy Spirit, one God, world without end. Amen.

Genesis 3:8-15, 20; Psalm 131; Acts 1:12-14; Luke 1:39-47