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Saint Roch

Saint Roch

Confessor, Patron of Invalids
(† 1327)

Saint Roch was the son of a governor of Montpellier. His pious parents, already advanced in age, obtained his birth by their persevering prayers, promising to give to God the child He would grant them. 315 more words

Saint Joachim

Saint Joachim

Father of the Most Blessed Virgin Mary
(† ca. 7 B.C.)

Joachim, of the tribe of Juda and the family of David, was a shepherd of Nazareth. 499 more words

SHRINE OF THE VIRGIN OF THE OAK (VIRGEN DE LA ENCINA) IN ARTZINIEGA, SPAIN.

SHRINE OF THE VIRGIN OF THE OAK (VIRGEN DE LA ENCINA)
IN ARTZINIEGA, SPAIN.

 

The Shrine of the Virgin of the Oak is a temple which is built over a pre-Roman (4th-5th c. 144 more words

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The Madonna returns to Mosul

An Iraqi Christian man carries Lyon’s Archbishop Cardinal Philippe Barbarin on his shoulders as the clergyman puts up a statue of Virgin Mary on the wall during a visit to the church of the Holy Spirit in east Mosul on July 25, 2017. 63 more words

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Solemnity of the Assumption

The veneration of Mary is an essential belief of the Catholic Church.

Mary’s passage into Heaven is celebrated by Roman Catholics as The Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary… 3,083 more words

Assumption

“Happy the womb that bore you and the breasts you sucked!” But he replied, “Still happier those who hear the word of God and keep it!” Luke 11: 27-28… 139 more words

Virgin Mary

Sewing Days

A couple of days ago I made my dear granddaughter two wet bags, a doll dress with a matching diaper, and got it mailed off to her and Tiny Tot.  399 more words

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