Daily Archives: September 8, 2012

Nativity of Virgin Mary

Today is the Birthday of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The following is a concise account of the liturgical tradition of today’s Feast (from sacredspace.ie): Clearly there is no historical record of the birth of Mary. The Church does believe, however, … Continue reading

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Misreading of Vatican II led to ‘collapse’ in Marian devotion, studies

By Carol Glatz Catholic News Service VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Devotion to Mary “collapsed” in some parts of the United States after the Second Vatican Council even though the council fathers had upheld her critical place within the Catholic faith, … Continue reading

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