St. Benedict's parish (Chesapeake, VA) celebrated the 95th anniversary of the Fatima apparition. With several parishes from the area we marched a Eucharistic procession from Star of the Sea Catholic Church to the 17th St. Park in Virginia Beach.
Listers, the inculturation of the Mater Dei by people groups throughout the globe and throughout the centuries has led to a plethora of beautiful and unique expressions of her maternal attributes. She is our Mother and our Queen. While displaying her regal and maternal characteristics has taken on various forms for various cultures, the themes...
1. Rejoice Ye Angels: 19 More Rosary Quotes “Never will anyone who says his Rosary every day become a formal heretic or be led astray by the devil.” Saint Louis de Montfort “The Rosary is a powerful weapon to put the demons to flight and to keep oneself from sin…If you desire peace in your...
“Never be afraid of loving the Blessed Virgin too much. You can never love her more than Jesus did.”
Saint Maximilian Kolbe
"Say the Rosary every day to obtain peace for the world and the end of the war."
Our Lady of Fatima, May 13, 1917
“Always stay close to this Heavenly Mother, because she is the sea to be crossed to reach the shores of Eternal Splendour.” - St Padre Pio
8 quotes by various Popes explaining the power and necessity of the Rosary in the Catholic life.
An unjust law is no law at all - we will not and cannot not comply.
“To them Mary is an almost infinite treasury, an inexhaustible abyss of these gifts, to such an extent that she was never subject to the curse and was, together with her Son, the only partaker of perpetual benediction.” Ineffabilis Deus, Pope Pius IX
A Pontifical Solemn High Mass in celebration of Our Lady of the Rosary held at Holy Innocents, NY, NY.
“When you say your Rosary, the angels rejoice, the Blessed Trinity delights in it, my Son finds joy in it too, and I myself am happier than you can possibly guess."
Christmas approacheth. If you are looking for quality last-minute Catholic gifts to share with your friends and family, here are a few SPL suggestions.
St. Juan Diego is the patron of Mexico, and Our Lady of Guadalupe is the patron of the Americas and the pro-life movement.
“Always stay close to this Heavenly Mother, because she is the sea to be crossed to reach the shores of Eternal Splendour.”
Saint Padre Pio
“As mariners are guided into port by the shining of a star, so Christians are guided to heaven by Mary"
Saint Thomas Aquinas, Doctor of the Church
"She is more Mother than Queen."
Saint Therese of Lisieux, Doctor of the Church
“One day, through the Rosary and the Scapular, Our Lady will save the world.”