Last article of section "Mariology and Marian Devotion"
“Without the Church, Jesus Christ ends up as an idea, a moral teaching, a feeling. Without the Church, our relationship with Christ would be at the mercy of our imagination, our interpretations, our moods.” Pope Francis made this strong statement during his homily given Jan. 1, the Solemnity of Mary the Mother of...read more
Articles from section "Mariology and Marian Devotion"
"On this first day of the year, in the joyful atmosphere of Christmas, the Church invites us to fix our gaze of faith and of love on the Mother of Jesus." The Pope extended this invitation …read more
At 6 pm on Friday, the Solemnity of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Guadalupe, Empress of the Americas, Pope Francis celebrated Holy Mass in the Vatican Basilica. The Mass was accompanied by songs …read more
To honor Our Lady of Guadalupe, patroness of the Americas, on her feast today, Pope Francis will celebrate a Mass tonight in St. Peter's Basilica featuring hymns from the "Misa Criolla" …read more
Here is the latest column from Bishop James Conley of Lincoln, Nebraska, republished from the Southern Nebraska Register. * * * Fifteen years ago, in 1999, Pope St. John Paul II declared that …read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's address before and after the recitation of the Angelus on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. * * * Dear brothers and sisters, The message of …read more