MARY, MOTHER OF GOD & MOTHER OF ALL THE LIVING

By David Bird | Mother of Catholics and Orthodox alike, as well as of the rest of humanity

Full text: Pope Francis’ homily for the Solemnity of the Assumption | Catholic World Report - Global Church news and views

Survivors and relatives of victims of the April South Korean ferry accident attend Pope Francis' celebration of Mass on the feast of the Assumption …

The Earth Stood Still | Glory to God for All Things

<i>Orthodox Christians commemorate the death (Dormition) of the Virgin Mary during the month of August (New Calendar, the 15th, Old Calendar, the 28th).</i> …

Dormition of the Theotokos Resource Page

Verses<p><i>That the world-saving Maiden died is no marvel,</i><p><i>Since, in the flesh, the world’s Maker died also.</i><p><i>God’s Mother lives forever, though she died on</i> …

Our Lady, the Mother of God and the Paraclitic Canon

Our Most Holy Lady, the Ever-Virgin Mary is a wonder and mystery which not even the angels can understand: “Heaven was astonished and the ends of the …

THE TRANSFIGURATION AND LIFE - Ecclesial Peace

In the synoptic gospels there are parallels between Mount Tabor and the Garden of Gethsemane, with the sole witnesses, Peter, James and John, in both …

MARY AND THE HOLY SPIRIT IN THE WRITINGS OF ST JOHN OF THE CROSS - Ecclesial Peace

Emmanuel Sullivan is a member of the Institute of Carmelite Studies and a past president of The Mariological Society of America. He is an associate …

MARY, SPOUSE OF THE HOLY SPIRIT - Ecclesial Peace

<b>Catechism of the Catholic Church</b><p>PART ONE<p>THE PROFESSION OF FAITH<p>SECTION TWO<p>THE PROFESSION OF THE CHRISTIAN FAITH<p>CHAPTER TWO<p>I BELIEVE IN JESUS CHRIST, …

THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY (CO-REDEMPTION) IN THE THOUGHT OF HANS URS VON BALTHAZAR - Ecclesial Peace

<b>THE BLESSED VIRGIN (CO-REDEMPTION) IN THE THOUGHT OF FR HANS URS VON BALTHASAR</b><p>by Fr Aidan Nichols OP<p>my source: Christendom Awake<p>In looking at what …

MONKS AND MERMAIDS (A Benedictine Blog)

This is our monastery in England. Father Jonathan, who is the first monk you see in the video, is at present spending two months with us in …

THE ICON OF OUR LADY OF FATIMA - Ecclesial Peace

<b>MYSTERY OF THE LIGHT THAT IS GOD</b><p>The great union that Fátima's message has with Russia has already led many people to contributing in different ways …

OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL SUCCOUR - OUR LADY OF THE PASSION - Ecclesial Peace

<i>Our Lady of the Passion, called in the West, "Our Lady of Perpetual Succour". The Christ Child looks at the instruments of the Cross and, in fright,</i> …

OUR LADY OF MEDUGORJE - Ecclesial Peace

<b>Ecclesiastical Evaluation</b>. The initial, informal, response of the Bishop Zanic of Mostar, in whose diocese Medjugorje is found, is said to have been …

OUR LADY THEOTOKOS In the Ethiopian Orthodox Church - Ecclesial Peace

<b>THE VIRGIN MARY IN ETHIOPIAN ORTHODOX TRADITION</b><p>source: FORUM TAWAHIDO (thanks to Vadermask)<p>This post on Our Lady shows that, whatever differences …

OUR LADY OF APARECIDA (BRAZIL) THE WORLD'S LARGEST MARIAN SHRINE - Ecclesial Peace

Dear Brothers,<p>How good it is to be here with you, the Bishops of Brazil!<p>Thank you for coming, and please allow me to speak with you as one among …

OUR LADY OF LOURDES - Ecclesial Peace

my source: Victor Cembellin<p>Lourdes is a village in France where Our Blessed Mother appeared eighteen times to Bernadette Soubirous in 1858. Her …

OUR LADY OF FATIMA - Ecclesial Peace

<b>THE TRUE STORY OF FATIMA:</b> Father John de Marchi, I.M.C,IntroductionThrough no gift of the author's, but by the divine power, this is one of the very …

OUR LADY OF KAZAN - Ecclesial Peace

g on May 13th, 1917, Our Lady appeared to three Portugese peasant children for six consecutive months. She told them that people must do penance and …

THE DORMITION OF THE MOST PURE MOTHER OF GOD by St Gregory Palamas - Ecclesial Peace

Both love and duty today fashion my homily for your charity. It is not only that I wish, because of my love for you, and because I am obliged by the …

THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION & ORTHODOXY - Ecclesial Peace

The Immaculate Conception and the Orthodox Church<p>By Father Lev Gillet<p>From Chrysostom, Vol. VI, No. 5 (Spring 1983), pp. 151-159.<p>my source: ByzyPriest …

MOST HOLY THEOTOKOS, SAVE US by Father Stephen (Orth) - Ecclesial Peace

my source: Glory to God in All things<p><b>Saving Mary</b><p>by father stephen<p><b>"Most Holy Theotokos, save us!"</b><p>At these words, heard frequently in an Orthodox …