The Angelus & Regina Caeli
Meditations for Everyday Life
By Jared Dees
Discover the transformative power of praying the Angelus and Regina Caeli. Popular author and speaker Jared Dees reinvigorates these cherished Catholic devotions with a collection of meditations on the powerful words of each of these prayers.
In this compelling book, Dees offers a fresh perspective on two classic devotions with meditations that will deepen your spiritual life. Whether you are a seasoned practitioner or new to the Angelus and Regina Caeli, you will be inspired by the powerful words and renewed sense of meaning the prayers bring to your day.
Named for the opening words of the devotion’s first prayer in Latin, “The Angel of the Lord declared unto Mary,” the Angelus is typically prayed at 6:00 a.m., noon, and 6:00 p.m. each day. Likewise the Regina Caeli is named for the opening lines of its prayer, “Queen of heaven, rejoice, alleluia.”
Readers will also uncover convincing reasons to add these devotions to their daily life with a greater understanding of their spiritual benefits. The book offers a brief history of the Angelus and Regina Caeli, the basics of the prayers, guidance on how to pray, and insight into the spiritual gifts available to those who make it a part of everyday life.
The Angelus and Regina Caeli book is supported by Dees’s website, TheAngelusPrayer.com, where people can delve deeper into the devotion and share it with others.
This book is an updated version of the book previously published Praying the Angelus.