Tag: Mother Mary

Virgin Mary – the Real Story

It is said that, “No one chooses their family or birthplace.” This is true, however there was an exception to this. Someone chose both family and birthplace. Imagine most people if they had that power to choose, would choose to be born in a wealthy family …

Miraculous Photos of the Blessed Virgin Mary

A collection of some miraculous photographs of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Well, as Saint Augustine of Hippo says, “Unless you believe, you will not understand.” Marian Apparition in Egypt These are some of the photographic evidence that actually shows the apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary. …

Intercession of Mary and the Saints

Prayers to saints seem to me to be the thin edge of the wedge of spiritualism, which is abhorrent to the Lord. There can be no comparison between the two. The intercommunication by prayer of all who are united in God is a very different thing …

Mary: God’s Masterpiece

She is the daughter of God the Father, the Mother of God the Son, the Mystical Spouse of the Holy Spirit—the Blessed Virgin Mary. She is the morning star, the tower of ivory, the Ark of the Covenant, the Lily most pure—the Blessed Virgin Mary. She …

22 Beautiful Images of Jesus and Mary

Below are some of the most beautiful images of Jesus and Mary that I have ever seen on the Internet. 1. Mary, Full of Grace Mary’s Fiat. 2. Adoration of the Magi Christ the King is born and worthy of adoration. Earth rejoice! 3. Nativity of …

Hail Mary Explained

The “Hail Mary” is the illuminative word ever spoken to a human being and it is through it that the Light (Jesus Christ) came into the midst of men to overcome darkness. Let’s examine the Hail Mary prayer. Hail Mary, full of Grace, the Lord is …

Devotions to Mary Explained

St. Bonaventure said, “Into thy hands, O Lady, I commend my spirit.” Thus he served the creature more than the Creator, to whom alone all such words should be addressed. St. Bonaventure did not serve the creature more than the Creator. In commending his soul to …

The Rosary Explained

Attending a Catholic Church one evening I was disgusted by the rigmarole called the Rosary. What is that Rosary? The Rosary is a special form of devotion to Mary. One takes a set of beads, divided into five sections, each section consisting of one large bead …

Why Statues of Mary in the Church?

Question: Why do Catholics carry statues of Mary and not even that of Jesus? It is true we don’t usually carry the statue of Jesus. Rather we carry Jesus Himself (and not just his statue) every year when we have Corpus Christi processions. And everyday Jesus …

Rosary Frees Austria from Communist Rule

For three years, Catholic Austria went under the tyrannical rule of communist Russia after World War II. A Franciscan priest named Father Petrus remembered the story of how Christians in the sixteenth century had defeated the Turks at the Battle of Lepanto through the rosary, despite …