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SEA OF ROSARIES: BLACK MADONNA OF LORETO (THE CANTICLE OF MARY)

Black Madonna of Loreto (The Canticle of Mary) ©2018 Alfred Eaker

The Messenger (Thomas Merton)

There is some sentry at the rim of winter
Fed with the speech the wind makes… 133 more words

Alfred Eaker Marian Art

The Visitation Invitation


I was reading some thoughts from St. Ambrose regarding the visitation of Mary to Elizabeth.  The feast day (albeit a day late) is a fabulous opportunity to make an invitation to the Holy Spirit and celebrate a new life in Christ!  241 more words

Faith

The Underlying Message of 'The Visitation'

During the Annunciation, the Angel Gabriel informs Mary that her cousin Elizabeth is in her sixth month of gestation, letting her know that though barren and advanced in age, the birth of Elizabeth’s baby, like Mary’s, would be a miraculous event. 590 more words

Rosary

The Visitation

If you were to poll Doctor Who fans beforehand, I doubt many would have nominated Peter Davison’s 1982 Jacobean adventure for the special edition treatment. However, thanks to the vagaries of the DVD release schedule both now and then, it’s back with an expanded two disc release, and this time it’s the new documentaries that are the chief selling point. 1,112 more words

Review

The Visitation

Eric Saward’s first Doctor Who script is a return to a format that Doctor Who had explored surprisingly rarely up until this point: the pseudo-historical.  The first time history was combined with an alien element was… 1,879 more words

Doctor Who

When the heavens open

A homily for a Blue Christmas service. December 21st, 2017, Church of the Epiphany, Ohio. Luke 1:39-45: Mary visits her cousin Elizabeth, who is pregnant with John the baptizer. 621 more words

Lectionary Reflection

MAN AND WOMAN IN THE CHRISTMAS STORY

Then Mary said, “Here am I, the servant of the Lord; let it be with me according to your word.” Then the angel departed from her. 520 more words

Christian Reflections