Hail Mary [Song]

The ‘song of the Annunciation’. {c.f. Luke 1:28} – Hail Mary, is a familiar prayer in our Catholic tradition. This setting is from the Boyce & Stanley Christmas album The Promise has a particular resonance during Advent and Christmas, but is much-loved and much-used all year round.

hail mary cjm music


Hail Mary, the Lord is with thee
You are most blessed, Our Lady full of Grace
For you bore for us, our blessed Jesus
Fruit of your body as God became a man

Ave, ave, ave Maria (2)

Hail Mary, the Lord is with thee
You are most blessed, Our Lady full of Grace
And so we ask you, O holy Mary
Intercede for us now and at our death

Music by Chris Rolinson
Copyright © 1997 CJM MUSIC
CCLI & OneLicense No. 3933712


Liturgical Use(s): Advent, Christmas, Hail Mary

There is also a beautiful instrumental version of this song on the album Every Secret Longing.


Hail Mary // Lyric Video

Hail Mary // with sign and movement



What’s your story? Has this song has been part of your soundtrack of faith, or have you encountered it in a liturgy or at an event recently? Please leave a comment below…

5 thoughts on “Hail Mary [Song]

    1. Unfortunately, that album is not in our catalogue. I believe the album you’re referring to was recorded by the Daughters of St. Paul. Good luck on finding the lyrics you’re looking for. God bless.

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