Number of articles: 42

Life of Mary (IX): Adoration of the Magi

The series on Mary’s life pauses before the scene in Bethlehem when Wise Men come from the East to adore the Child.

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Life of Mary (VII): Birth of Christ

"The eternal Son of God comes into the world in a place meant for animals. And his Mother has to offer him, as his first crib, a narrow manger."

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Life of Mary (V): The Annunciation

The fifth reflection on our Lady’s life. St. Gabriel informs Mary of the divine way in which motherhood and virginity will unite in her womb.

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Life of Mary (IV): Betrothal to Joseph

With the union of Mary and Joseph, mankind’s history is approaching its culminating moment. The scene of their marriage is the fourth installment in the series on the Life of Mary.

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Life of Mary (I): The Immaculate Conception

December 8th is the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. The first chapter in the 20-part "Life of Mary" available on the web page explains the meaning of this feast.

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Dormition and Assumption: Magisterium, Saints, Poets

Texts from the Magisterium of the Church, saints and Christian poets on our Lady's passage from this world and entry into heaven.

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The Coming of the Holy Spirit: Magisterium, Saints, Poets

In the atmosphere of expectation that prevailed in the Upper Room after the Ascension, Mary played a central role in the descent of the Holy Spirit.

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Christ's Resurrection and Ascension: Magisterium, Saints, Poets

Our Lady's joyful encounter with her Son after his Resurrection, seen through texts from the Magisterium, saints and poets.

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Burial of Christ: Magisterium, Saints, Poets

Reflections on scene of the “Pietà,” in texts from the Magisterium, saints and Christian poets.

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Beside the Cross of Jesus: Magisterium, Saints, Poets

Texts from the magisterium, saints and Christian poets reflecting on the presence of Christ's Mother at his crucifixion.

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