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Blessed is the fruit of your womb!

Feast of the Visitation

Today the Church celebrates the Feast of the Visitation (Luke 1:39–56), which finds Mary travelling in haste to her relative Elizabeth, who, barren and aged, is now pregnant with John the Baptist. 182 more words

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Small miracles - In Lourdes, Bishop Wiertz gets personal

Visiting Lourdes with faithful from his diocese last week, Roermond’s Bishop Frans Wiertz related a personal story about his deteriorating eyesight. The 73-year-old bishop, the most senior of the active bishops in the Netherlands, has been suffering from an increasing loss of his sight for a while now. 862 more words

Catholic Church In The Netherlands

Our Lady of Fatima ~ Venerable Fulton J Sheen

Watch and reflect on where we are today…

Aired in 1954. Bishop Fulton Sheen speaking on the Fatima miracle, Pope Pius XII, and the Russian Revolution.

Catholic Interest

Why Real Protestants Loved Mary

 I think it would be difficult to disagree that modern-day Protestantism, especially in America, is a pastiche of different beliefs and practices that have been invented, accepted, rejected, switched around, and so forth over the past five centuries. 2,019 more words

Jesus

Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (May 31st, 2016)

Today the Church remembers an extraordinary encounter, the meeting of Christ’s Mother with her kinswoman, Elizabeth, but also, more importantly, the first encounter of their children- Christ the Lord and John the Baptist. 483 more words

Weekday Homilies