Virgin Mary

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Local officials project the statue in Zacatecas will cost $4.25 million
Cardinals Marc Ouellet, prefect of the Congregation for Bishops, Thomas Collins of Toronto and Gerald Lacroix of Quebec read the prayer for the consecration of Canada to the Immaculate Heart of Mary at Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica in Ottawa on Sept. 26. (CNS photo/Deborah Gyapong, Canadian Catholic News)
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To celebrate Canada's 150th birthday and to mark the 70th anniversary of its consecration to Mary, Canada's three cardinals led the nation's bishops in a ceremony Sept. 26 to re-consecrate the nation to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.
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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."
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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

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