O Mary Receive Thy CrownO Mary Receive Thy Crown5 years ago in Free Verse
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O Mary! Receive thy Crown from the Hands of Divinity!
Thou who hast lived in love, in love all surpassing!
Most Holy Virgin Mother, help us be like thee,
Thou who bore so faithfully the Word Incarnate.
As she rises ever higher upon angelic hands
Her beauty, resplendent like the moon,
Her glory like the sun, for her beauty fills the Heavens.
The Princess of Light, before the Throne of God standing
The Almighty Father His truest daughter receiving
Her: Perfect, filled with delight and Wisdom.
Ascend higher, my Daughter, my Dove! Ascend higher!
He cries with Fatherly delight,
Ascend higher that I may see the light o