Category Archives: Texts in Mariology

Summa Aurea de Laudibus Beatissimae Virginis Mariae

For serious Mariological research in Latin, this set of books is a goldmine. For those interested, you will be happy to find that all of the volumes are available free online to download. Summa Aurea de Laudibus Beatissimae Virginis Mariae edited by Jean-Jacques Bourassé (a collection of older books) Published by Migne 1862 Volume 1… Read More »

Classic Texts About Our Lady in Latin

De Assumptione Beatae Virginis Mariae by Pseudo-Augustine as found in Patrologiae Latina ed. Migne, Vol. 40 (It begins on “page 182” which is actually column 1141 in the book). This is a 9th century work by an anonymous author (erroneously attributed to St. Augustine at some point in the Middle Ages) on the bodily Assumption… Read More »

More Books about the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Latin Language

It’s amazing how many books about the Blessed Virgin Mary are available free online to either read or download. Here are more classic examples of Mariology. Mariale of Bl. Bernadine of Busti, O.F.M. (1511) Psalterium divae Virginis Mariae rhythmice conscriptum by Stephanus (Cantuarensis) (1579) Theotocodia sive parthenodia opus eximium in laudem deiparae Virginis by Tito… Read More »

Mariology in Latin: Online books

A list of classic books in Latin concerning the Blessed Virgin Mary (available free online): Psalterium Gloriosissimae Virginis Mariae by Ulrich Stöckl (1580). This is from the days when the Hail Mary ended with “fruit of your womb, Jesus Christ,” and then they added phrases (usually 3 lines) to this. Each “Hail Mary” was its… Read More »