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Litany of Our Lady of Hope (Pontmain)

(Also known as Our Lady of Pontmain)

Lord, have mercy.
Lord, have mercy.

Christ, have mercy.
Christ, have mercy.

Lord, have mercy.
Lord, have mercy.

Response for the following: Pray for us.

Our Lady of hope
Our Lady of the way
Our Lady of light
Fullness of Israel
Prophecy of the new age
Dawn of the new world
Mother of God
Mother of the liberating Messiah
Mother of the redeemed
Mother of all people
Our Lady of hope
Virgin of silence
Virgin who listens
Virgin who sings
Servant of the Lord
Servant of the Word
Servant of the redemption
Servant of the kingdom

Our Lady of hope,
light up our way.

Response for the following: Pray for us.

Disciple of Christ
Witness of the gospel
Sister of humanity
Beginning of the Church
Mother of the Church
Model of the Church
Image of the Church
Our Lady of hope
Mary, blessed among women
Mary, dignity of women
Mary, greatness of women
Woman faithful in waiting
Woman faithful in her task
Woman faithful in discipleship
Woman faithful to the cross
Our Lady of hope
First fruit of Easter
Splendor of Pentecost
Star of evangelization
Shining presence
Prayerful presence
Welcoming presence
Active presence

Our Lady of hope,
light up our way.

Response for the following: Pray for us.

Hope of the poor
Trust by the humble
Strength of the marginalized
Relief of the oppressed
Defender of the innocent
Courage of the persecuted
Comforter of the exiled
Our Lady of hope
Voice of freedom
Voice of communion
Voice of peace
Sign of God's maternal aspect
Sign of the Father's nearness
Sign of the Son's mercy
Sign of the Spirit's fruitfulness
Our Lady of hope
Christ, Savior of history
Christ, Savior of humanity
Christ, Hope of creation

Let us Pray:

Almighty and eternal God, the blessed Virgin Mary,
glorious Mother of your Son, helps and defends all those who call upon her.
By her intercession may we be strong in faith, steady in hope, and persevere in your love.
We ask this through Christ our Lord.

Source: Celebrations for the Millennium 1999, pp.184-186. Catholic Book Publishing Company, NJ 1998.

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