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Monday, April 11, 2005

Salus Populi Romani - Ora Pro Nobis



Here is a fine invocation with which to conclude your recitation of the Golden Sequence. I'm sure in some sense one can say "Civis Romanus sum" and so call upon Our Blessed Lady's patronage under this title. (In his commentary on Thessalonians St Thomas says the Empire is not fallen but spiritualized).