The Blessed Virgin Mary

The Marvelous Miracle of Empel Shows the Power of the Immaculate Conception

On 8 December 1585 a miracle happened involving the Immaculate Conception. During the Eighty Years’ War (1568–1648), Spanish troops faced a revolt in the Netherlands. There were many reasons that caused the war, but it was divided along religious lines. Thus, the Spanish Catholics who ruled the Low Countries as they were called, claimed the …

The Marvelous Miracle of Empel Shows the Power of the Immaculate Conception Read More »

The Struggle Against the Power of Darkness

Notions about the holy angels among the Catholic faithful, even the most enthusiastic Catholics, are often vague and superficial. For the most part, they are mere memories and images of childhood, not much different from fictitious and somewhat mythological beings such as fairies and elves. Unfortunately, today’s iconography does not help to make known the …

The Struggle Against the Power of Darkness Read More »

Saint Francisco of Fatima Calls Us to Make Special Reparation

We will comment on the dialogue of the Fatima seer, now-Saint Francisco Marto, as recorded in an excerpt from the famous book, The True Story of Fatima, by Fr. John de Marchi. In this dialogue during Francisco’s last illness, Sister Lúcia sat next to Francisco’s bed and gently whispered to him: “Francisco, are you suffering …

Saint Francisco of Fatima Calls Us to Make Special Reparation Read More »

Our Lady of Deliverance, Empress of China

In 1900, the Catholic Church was healthy and growing in China. There were forty bishops, about 800 European missionaries, 600 native Chinese priests, and the number of native Catholics throughout the whole of China proper was estimated at 700,000. It was during this time that the Boxer Uprising (1898-1900) started which ushered in a period …

Our Lady of Deliverance, Empress of China Read More »

Prophecies of Our Lady of Good Success About Our Times

During the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, Our Lady of Good Success appeared in Quito, Ecuador to a Spanish nun whose little-known but extraordinary life has a direct connection with our days. Here follow some excerpts from the prophecies about our times: The Pope’s “infallibility will be declared a dogma of Faith by the same Pope …

Prophecies of Our Lady of Good Success About Our Times Read More »

Mary, Mother of Jesus – Catholic comment on a Protestant look at Mary

It was a real breath of fresh air to read Dr Victor Kuligin’s article on the Blessed Virgin Mary in the May issue of Joy Magazine. Congratulations for this, as it in some way also recognises that the magazine caters (and must cater) for the entire Christian “market.” It has always been a source of …

Mary, Mother of Jesus – Catholic comment on a Protestant look at Mary Read More »

Science Confirms: Angels Took the House of Our Lady of Nazareth to Loreto

How did the Holy House take off from its foundations and reappear intact about 3200km away, where it remains to this day? At a conference organized by the “Amici del Timone” Cultural Centre in Staggia Senese, Italy, titled “The Story of the Incredible Move of the House of Mary of Nazareth to Loreto,” a topic …

Science Confirms: Angels Took the House of Our Lady of Nazareth to Loreto Read More »