Ave Maria


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Ave Maria

(ä`vā märē`ä) [Lat.,=hail, Mary], prayer to the Virgin Mary universal among Roman Catholics, also called the Ave, the Hail Mary, and the Angelic Salutation. The words in English are: "Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee; blessed art thou amongst women, and blessed is the fruit of thy womb, Jesus. Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners now and at the hour of our death. Amen." The first part is from Luke 1.28,42. The prayer is much used in private as well as in public devotions, e.g., in the rosaryrosary
[rose garden], prayer of Roman Catholics, in which beads are used as counters. The term, applied also to the beads, is extended to Muslim, Hindu, and Buddhist prayers that use beads.
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. It has many musical settings, the compositions by Franz Schubert and Charles Gounod being especially popular.
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Joseph Fessio just got "Reesed" at Ave Maria University, the traditional Catholic college founded by Domino's Pizza magnate Thomas Monaghan (NCR, March 30).
Monaghan said that the town of Ave Maria and Ave Maria University would be a bastion of traditionalist Catholicism.