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‘May is Mary’s month’. So begins one of my favourite poems by the Jesuit priest, Gerard Manley Hopkins, The May Magnificat. Another, much longer poem, equally lovely, is his ‘The Blessed Virgin Compared to the Air we Breathe’. Yet I came very late to Our Lady.


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