The Solemnity of Mary, The Mother of God

New Year resolutions are made and broken just as fast as they are made. We usually want to exercise more, eat less, spend less, get more sleep, etc…Resolutions should be those improvements we can make in our lives that really … Continue reading

The Assumption of Mary

  Today, Catholics celebrate the Solemnity of the Assumption.  The Blessed Virgin Mary, whom we reflect on, was assumed body and soul into heaven.  Jesus would not allow his mother’s body to be subjected to corruption.  Mary was all pure … Continue reading

Five First Saturdays Devotion

Five First Saturdays In Reparation to the Immaculate Heart of Mary What are the Five First Saturdays? Our Lady explained those Five First Saturdays to Sr. Lucia dos Santos, one of the Fatima visionaries, on Dec. 10, 1925, in the following way: See, … Continue reading

Solemnity of Mary, the Mother of God

Holy Mary Mother of God The Solemnity of Mary, the Mother of God is celebrated on January 1st, the final day of the Christmas octave and a Holy Day of Obligation. The origin of this feast goes back to the … Continue reading