It took tremendous courage to accept the will of God knowing that people would suspect infidelity to her betrothal, and would not believe that her pregnancy was the work of the Holy Spirit.
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But because of sin, the multitude of individuals that came forth from this couple inherited disunity and enmity towards God and towards one another….
In our devotion to Mary we must pray that our own lives be rooted in the virtues of the Mother of our Lord….
The Blessed Virgin Mary, because of her profound humility, had no other ambition than to do the will of God.
Must Read: “The author of this letter is unknown and the recipient of the letter was a pagan. The letter was written sometime between the apostolic age and the conversion of Emperor Constantine…”
Marian devotion is an affirmation of both the Divinity and the humanity of Jesus. Our worship of Christ is our recognition that he is God, the Eternal Son of the Father. Our veneration of Mary is our recognition that he is human, the Son of Mary.
May 3, 2013 / Maria News Jesus is the Inspiration for Our Marian Devotion By Deacon Antonio Sandoval There is no doubt that Jesus has a profound devotion to his Mother, Mary. Being True Man he had need of her for his physical and spiritual development, just as any human child has a need for ...
“But for those who believe in your love, death is not the end, nor does it destroy the bonds that you forge in our lives.”
In the Common of the Blessed Virgin Mary of the Liturgy of the Hours there is a hymn that speaks clearly of the role of Mary in relationship to Christ. It reads: Mary the dawn, Christ the Perfect Day; Mary the gate, Christ the Heavenly Way…
My soul does magnify the Lord; my spirit rejoices in in God my savior. For he has looked upon his handmaid’s lowliness; behold, from now on all ages will call me blessed. …