Virgin Mary

Faith News
An archbishop who inspected the Medjugorje shrine believes the Vatican will recognize the Marian apparitions, but Pope Francis has said of them, "This is not the mother of Jesus."
Faith News
Associated Press August 17, 2017
The shrine was a symbol of hope for many Hispanic Catholics
Gherardo di Jacopo (Starnina), The Dormition of the Virgin, 1401-1405, Tempera on panel (Art Institute of Chicago)
Faith The Good Word
Terrance KleinAugust 15, 2017
Nothing had ever stood between Mary and that silent, loving presence, which dwelt within her consciousness.
Faith The Word
Michael SimoneAugust 15, 2017

A friend of mine received a set of virtual reality goggles last Christmas and invited me over to try them out. I was not expecting much.

Faith News
After reciting the Angelus prayer on the feast of the Assumption, the pope asked Mary to obtain "for everyone consolation and a future of serenity and harmony."
Faith Faith in Focus
Michael S. NeubeckAugust 03, 2017
Talking about Mary at an all-boys Jesuit high school isn’t easy. But art helps.