Virgin Mary

Pilgrims kneeling before shrine of our Lady of Lourdes. Wellcome Images
Faith In All Things
Sean Salai, S.J.June 26, 2017
Carrie Gress is the author of "The Marian Option: God's Solution to a Civilization in Crisis."
Faith Faith in Focus
Evelyn C. WhiteMay 31, 2017
I grew up in the era of “Black is Beautiful.” But standing before ‘La Moreneta’ was different.
A statue of Mary is seen outside St. James Church in Medjugorje, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in this Feb. 26, 2011, file photo. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Faith News
"The commission held as credible the first apparitions," he said. "Afterward, things became a little more complicated."
The sun sets behind a statue of Mary on Apparition Hill in Medjugorje, Bosnia-Herzegovina, in this 2011 file photo. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Faith News
The commission established to study the alleged apparitions of Mary at Medjugorje, Bosnia-Herzegovina, reportedly voted overwhelmingly to recognize as supernatural the first seven appearances of Mary in 1981.
Faith Video
America FilmsMay 15, 2017
Pope Francis dismisses reports of continuing apparitions of the Virgin Mary at the Medjugorje shrine in southern Bosnia. He says the visions "don't have much value" even if the shrine can help Catholics find God.
Faith
The EditorsMay 12, 2017
Updates on Pope Francis’ trip to Fatima as well as the canonization of Jacinta and Francisco Marto.