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The verbs of Mary's praise

I love to focus on verbs. Mary, the mother of Jesus, used the following verbs in her song of praise to God (Luke 1:46-56):

“My soul magnifies the Lord, … 66 more words


An Offering of the Hearts of Jesus and Mary by St. John Eudes

O Jesus, only Son of God, only Son of Mary,
I offer Thee the most loving Heart of Thy divine Mother
which is more precious and pleasing to Thee than all hearts. 54 more words


Daily homily thoughts, 8/15

Today, on this solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Mother, we celebrate that Mary was assumed, body and soul, into heaven.  It is scriptural. We hear in our first reading St. 147 more words

Carissimi: Today’s Mass; Feria in the Octave of the Dormition of the Mother of God

The Dormition : Missa “Gaudeámus omnes

INTROIT Psalm 44: 13, 15-16

Let all rejoice in the Lord, celebrating a festival day in honor of the Blessed Virgin Mary, for whose Assumption the Angels rejoice and give praise to the Son of God (Ps. 743 more words


Mary's appointment for conception (Kuran)

The Kuran does not seem to confirm any virgin birth or even virgin conception. Only virginity at the time of the visitiation by the messenger. Lo! 114 more words

Who Was Jesus' Grandfather?

Sparked by my post on Mary, earlier this week, and a sermon that I preached several weeks back, I’ve gotten a couple of questions recently on Jesus’ ancestry. 667 more words


So You’re A Mary

When I was back in university I was part of a girl group called Temple. We would come together once a week to learn and just love on one another. 627 more words