Ora Pro Nobis

In honor of Mary, the mother of Jesus, I wrote this cinquain. It’s no secret that we Catholics love Mary — some non-Catholic Christians think that we place too much emphasis on her, without realizing that she actually brings us closer to Jesus — and today is a special, holy day honoring Mary’s Immaculate Conception. 


Lady
Bedecked in blue,
Intercede for us with
Your Son, God – whom you carried in
Your womb.

Ora pro nobis means “pray for us” in Latin.

Immaculate Conception Painting : Immaculate Conception of ...

One thought on “Ora Pro Nobis

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s