Icon of the Mother of God Weeping “Tikhvin” on...

Icon of the Mother of God Weeping “Tikhvin” on Mt Athos Commemorated on March 2 The Weeping Tikhvin Icon of Mt. Athos is to be found behind the altar in the Prophet Elias Skete. On February 17, 1877 (Thursday of the Second Week of Lent) seven monks remained in the church after the Hours … Read More

Peace Through A Woman Documentary

Mary, the Mother of Jesus, appeared to the Dutch visionary, Ida Peerdeman in Amsterdam, Holland under the title of the “Lady of All Nations” in 56 apparitions from March 25, 1945 to May 31, 1959. These apparitions were followed by a series of “Eucharistic Experiences” received by the visionary from July 1958 to … Read More

First Sorrow of Our Lady

Ave Maria Meditations The First Sorrow: The Prophecy of Simeon: “And thy own soul a sword shall pierce, that, out of many hearts, thoughts may be revealed.” (Lk 2:35) I pity you, oh my afflicted mother, on account of the first sword of sorrow that pierced you, when in the temple, by the prophecy … Read More

2018 Gebedsdag in de RAI

Gebedsdag in de RAI – Eerste Pinksterdag, zondag 20 mei 2018   Eerste Pinksterdag, zondag 20 mei 2018 Gebeds- en ontmoetingsdag in de RAI ter ere van Maria, de Vrouwe van alle Volkeren Op Eerste Pinksterdag, zondag 20 mei 2018, willen we evenals vorig jaar samenkomen in de welbekende RAI, voor een nationale … Read More

لورد 1858

برنادیت سوبیروس 1879 -1844 قدّیسة نیفیرس النائمة یوم الذكرى: 16 أبریل؛ 18 وفبرایر في فرنسا ارتبطت برنادیت سوبیروس ارتباطاً وثیقاً مع خطّة االله وأعماله في لورد. لذا أرغب منكم التعرّف علیها عن كثب من خلال الأسطر التالیة. إنها قدّیسة لكن بالأصل هي إنسانة عادیّة مثلي ومثلك، وما جعلها جذابة حقاً هي انسانیّتها واتّباعها … Read More

Marian Coredemption & St. Thérèse of Lisieux

In his Apostolic Letter Novo Millennio Ineunte, Pope John Paul II invites us to penetrate into the depth of the Mystery of Jesus by uniting to “theological investigation” recourse to “that great heritage which is the ‘lived theology’ of the saints” (#27). This is immediately illustrated by citing two women Doctors of the … Read More

La presenza di Maria negli scritti di S. Alfonso M...

«TESTIMONE E MAESTRO DI  SPIRITUALITÁ E DEVOZIONE MARIANA» Nel marzo 2011, nel corso di una delle sue Udienze Generali in piazza san Pietro, papa Benedetto XVI ha ricordato e proposto all’attenzione del popolo di Dio la figura di sant’Alfonso M. de Liguori (1696-1787). A questo dottore delta Chiesa, ha dichiarato il Papa emerito, … Read More

Introduction to Our Lady of America

It was on the eve of the feast of the North American martyrs, September 25, 1956, that Our Lady appeared to Sister Mary Ephrem.  Beginning in 1938, Sister began to have what seem like mystical spiritual experiences. She thought little of them, presuming all religious have them. As these visits took on the … Read More

Introduction to Our Lady of America

It was on the eve of the feast of the North American martyrs, September 25, 1956, that Our Lady appeared to Sister Mary Ephrem.  Beginning in 1938, Sister began to have what seem like mystical spiritual experiences. She thought little of them, presuming all religious have them. As these visits took on the … Read More

Consecrate Yourself to Mary

When to start the 33-day retreat so that you can end on the vigil of a Marian feast day It would be good to follow St. Louis de Montfort’s advice to schedule the 33 days of preparation so that they will end on a vigil of a Marian feast day. Here is a … Read More

The Flame of Love Movement

THE FLAME OF LOVE OF THE IMMACULATE HEART OF MARY MOVEMENT In accordance with the wish of the Blessed Virgin Mary to propagate and promote throughout the world the devotion to the Flame of Love of her Immaculate Heart, the Flame of Love Movement, fully obedient to the Catholic Church, came into being … Read More

Mary's Heart, the Hill of Calvary

The following selection is taken from The Admirable Heart of Mary written by Saint John Eudes. – Asst. Ed. What is Calvary? It is a mountain, the most important and notable mountain of the Holy Land. What is the Heart of the Mother of God? Is it not also a mountain, the most illustrious mountain … Read More

¿Corredentora?

Introducción al estudio: María… ¿Corredentora? Autor: Cardenal Edouard Gagnon, P.S.S Es para mí una gran dicha introducir a ustedes el presente volúmen teológico dedicado a explicar el desarrollo que ha tenido nuestra Señora como Corredentora en la doctrina de la Iglesia y la enseñanza papal. La riqueza de ideas, principios y la sobresaliente … Read More

Our Lady of Ocotlán

Our Lady of Ocotlán   Summary A young native Tlaxcalan man named Juan Diego Bernardino was going to draw water from a river believed at the time to have healing properties. Our Lady appeared to him and lead him to a special spring of water. She promised him that an image of herself … Read More

Los Siete Dolores de María

LOS SIETE DOLORES DE MARÍA   Practicamos esta devoción rezando, todos los días, siete veces el Avemaría mientras meditamos los siete dolores de María (un Avemaría en cada dolor). María quiere que meditemos en sus dolores. Por eso al rezar cada Avemaría es muy importante que cerrando nuestros ojos y poniéndonos a su lado, … Read More