100th Anniversary of the Miracle of the Sun in Fatima

Today, October 13th, marks the 100th anniversary of the Miracle of the Sun in Fatima, Portugal during the apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima to the three shepherd children Lucia, Jacinta, and Francisco. Below I’ve posted two videos; the first is a brief account on the events that took place today 100 years ago, and… Continue reading 100th Anniversary of the Miracle of the Sun in Fatima

Fulton J. Sheen: ‘America is Suffering from Tolerance’

(via Catholic Stand) Written by Dan Byron My view is simple. When I meet a person who says, “I am Catholic, but,…” it is my immediate conclusion that he/she is not Catholic. In matters of faith and morals, the Church has a reasonably long history of leading the flock. Fulton J Sheen Even though he… Continue reading Fulton J. Sheen: ‘America is Suffering from Tolerance’

Reflection – Cannot Separate Love & Sorrow

September 2, 2017 – Dear children, who could speak to you about the love and the pain of my Son better than I? I lived with Him; I suffered with Him. Living the earthly life I felt pain because I was a mother. My Son loved the thoughts and the works of the Heavenly Father,… Continue reading Reflection – Cannot Separate Love & Sorrow

Reflection – To Jesus Through Mary

July 2, 2017 – “My children, I am teaching you how to be worthy of His love, to direct your thoughts to Him, to live my Son. Apostles of my love, I am covering you with my mantle, because as a mother I desire to protect you.” I remember once reading a newsletter from Sister… Continue reading Reflection – To Jesus Through Mary

A Hundred Years of Fatima – Part III

Part three of Archbishop Sheen’s commentary on Our Lady of Fatima, this time, from his book World’s First Love. His statements here I find particularly quite fascinating as he speaks on both Our Lady of Fatima and Islam in a chapter titled “Mary and the Muslims.” The Koran has also verses on the Annunciation, Visitation, and… Continue reading A Hundred Years of Fatima – Part III

A Hundred Years of Fatima – Part II

Here is part two of Sheen’s commentary on Our Lady of Fatima, the Church, the world, and the consecration of Russia: It may be worth inquiring, however, why Almighty God in His providential dealings with the Universe should see fit in this day to give us a revelation of His Blessed Mother in order to bring… Continue reading A Hundred Years of Fatima – Part II

A Hundred Years of Fatima – Part I

The 100th anniversary of the apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima is mere days from now. Today when pondering over this Saturday’s post, I knew it was most definitely going to be all about Fatima, but that there’s also much to be said about this very important Marian apparition. So much, in fact, that I… Continue reading A Hundred Years of Fatima – Part I