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“Mondays with Mary” – Our Lady of Prompt Succor

Throughout much of your Europe, there are many shrines and devotions to the Blessed Virgin Mary, however, here in the United States there isn’t as many. 627 more words


“Mondays with Mary” – The House of Mary in Ephesus

In the past, I have written on the Council of Ephesus as well as the Marian Dogma that was declared at that council, namely, Mary as the Theotokos (God-Bearer). 751 more words


പരിശുദ്ധ ദൈവമാതാവിന്റെ തിരുന്നാൾ

ദൈവമാതാവ് എന്ന സംഞ്ജയോടെ പരിശുദ്ധ അമ്മയെ വിളിച്ചു തുടങ്ങിയത് മൂന്നാം നൂറ്റാണ്ടിലോ നാലാം നൂറ്റാണ്ടിലോ ആണ്. എന്നാൽ തിയോടോക്കോസ് (theotokos) എന്ന ഗ്രീക്ക് പദം കത്തോലിക്കാ സഭയുടെ പ്രമാണങ്ങളിൽ (doctrine) ഒന്നായി അംഗീകരിക്കപ്പെട്ടത് എ.ഡി. 431 ലെ എഫേസൂസ്‌ സൂനഹദോസിൽ വച്ച് ആയിരുന്നു. 12 more words

Daily Saints

One of the key doctrines that sets apart the Roman Catholic Church (RC) and the Protestant churches is the doctrine of Mary also called Mariology. The RC exalts Mary to the position of a mediator between God and man and pray to her and say, “Holy Mary Mother of God, pray for us sinners now and at the hour of our death. 843 more words

Christianity And Theology

O Virgo Virginum

O Come, O Come Emmanuel is one of the best-known Advent hymns still sung today.  Although many hymnals print it with about four verses, a few (such as ours) include seven verses, drawn from a detail of liturgical minutia which might otherwise be lost to the ages. 364 more words


“Mondays with Mary” – Seven Days before Christ was Born: What was Mary Expecting?

Historically, in the Liturgical Calendar, December 18 is the Expectation of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Although this feast is no longer officially in the liturgical calendar, faithful Catholics in the Latin Church still honor this day. 1,005 more words


Arise, My Beloved, My Beautiful One, and Come!

My lover speaks; he says to me, Arise, my beloved, my beautiful one, and come! For see, the winter is past, the rains are over and gone. 4,359 more words