Tags: Our Lady
Sunday November 22, 2009 the traditional Fiesta of the Finding of the Rose was held in Pallerols de Rialp, in the Pyrenees mountains, Spain.
The fiesta is organized every year by the Association of the Friends of Pallerols, in memory of the time when St Josemaria [...]
Tags: Spanish Civil War, History, Our Lady
Video. St. Josemaria explains how we should love Mary, the Mother of God- with the simplicity, tenderness, and confidence of children.
Tags: Spiritual childhood, Our Lady, Devotion
The entrance antiphon at Mass states:
Let us celebrate with joyful hearts
the birth of the Virgin Mary,
of whom was born the Sun of Justice,
Christ our Lord.
Our mother is a model of correspondence to grace. If we contemplate her life, our Lord [...]
Tags: Contemplation, Humility, Our Lady
At a gathering in Barcelona on November 26 1972 St Josemaria talks of his short but intense visits to the shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes.
The last time St Josemaría went to Lourdes was October 1972. At that time the shrine was surrounded with the [...]
Tags: Sickness, Get-together, Our Lady
After this Joseph of Arimathea, who was a disciple of Jesus, but secretly, for fear of the Jews, asked Pilate that he might take away the body of Jesus, and Pilate gave him leave. So he came and took away his body. Nicodemus also, who [...]
Tags: Cross, Suffering, Death, Our Lady
And when evening had come, since it was the day of Preparation, that is, the day before the Sabbath, Joseph of Arimathea, a respected member of the council, who was also himself looking for the kingdom of God, took courage and went to Pilate, and [...]
Tags: Cross, Suffering, Jesus Christ, Death, Our Lady
Standing by the cross of Jesus were his mother, and his mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalen. When Jesus saw his mother, and the disciple whom he loved standing near, he said to his mother, “Woman, behold, your son!” Then he [...]
Tags: Cross, Suffering, Faithfulness, Fortitude, Our Lady
So they took Jesus, and he went out, bearing his own cross, to the place called the place of a skull.
No sooner has Jesus risen from his first fall than he meets his Blessed Mother, standing by the wayside where He is passing.
With immense [...]
Tags: Cross, Suffering, Jesus Christ, Our Lady
Now his parents went to Jerusalem every year at the feast of the Passover. And when he was twelve years old, they went up according to custom; and when the feast was ended, as they were returning, the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem. His [...]
Tags: Suffering, Our Lady