Leader The Angel of the Lord declared unto Mary,
Response And she conceived of the Holy Spirit. Hail Mary…
Leader Behold the handmaid of the Lord,
Response Be it done unto me according to your Word. Hail Mary…
Leader And the Word was made flesh,
Response And dwelt among us. Hail Mary…
Leader Pray for us, O holy Mother of God,
Response That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.
Leader Let us pray
Response Pour forth, we beseech you, O Lord, your grace into our hearts: that we, to whom the Incarnation of Christ your Son was made known by the message of an Angel, may by his Passion and Cross be brought to the glory of his Resurrection. Through the same Christ our Lord. Amen.