allaboutmary: Sub tuum praesidium, the oldest …

allaboutmary:

Sub tuum praesidium, the oldest known prayer to Mary. This plain chant redition is sung by the Benedictine monks of Santo Domingo de Silos.

Under thy protection we seek refuge, Holy Mother of God; despise not our petitions in our needs, but from all dangers deliver us always, Virgin glorious and blessed.