Is "full of grace" supposed to be "highly favored one"?


#1

Hi
I just signed-on as a new member. My question is this: is it true that the catholic church has changed the angelic salutation from thou highly favoured to read full of grace?


#2

Hi,

“Highly favored one” is a recent translation and an inaccurate one.
“Full of grace” is accurate.

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.


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