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

The Immaculate Conception

  Today we celebrate the conception of Mary, the Mother of God.  Many conceive the notion that it’s Jesus’ conception, but that is simply not true. The Immaculate Conception is the conception of the Virgin Mary free from original sin by virtue of the … Continue reading

Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

    Dipped in the instincts of Heaven, Robed in the garments of earth, Maiden and Mother and Queen, Wearing each crown at thy birth:   Threefold thy gift to the world, Pluck’d from God’s ripening sky, Tending the altar … Continue reading

Our Lady Queen of the Rosary

Today is the feast day of the Rosary and we as Catholics celebrate it not only today, but throughout the month of October. Our Lady has approved and confirmed this name of the Rosary.  She has revealed to several people that … Continue reading

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  on August 15.  This Feast is a Public Holiday in … Continue reading