Tags: Our Lady
(Rome Reports) Musical hymns and throngs of people welcomed Pope Francis to his first papal visit to pay homage to the Immaculate Conception in Rome's Spanish Steps.
Almost immediately the personable Pope began greeting people. As he walked, an elderly woman threw Pope Francis a white [...]
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Many thousands of Romans, pilgrims and tourists lined the streets of Rome and cheered enthusiastically as Pope Francis drove to Rome’s Spanish Steps where he prayed before the statue of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception, interceding for the city’s inhabitants and the world’s citizens, [...]
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A new download offers a selection of passages from St Josemaria’s writings, arranged in nine sections, for the nine days leading up to the feast of the Immaculate Conception of our Lady on December 8. Each day ends with a short prayer addressed by St [...]
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(romereports.com) During the Sunday Angelus, Pope Francis spoke about the state of world families, and invited all pilgrims to pray, especially for the families going through though times.
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(romereports.com) More than 100,000 pilgrims filled St. Peter Square on Sunday as the Pope entrusted the world to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. Reflecting on the faith of Our Lady, the Pope urged Christians to reject the short-term culture that has taken over marriage and [...]
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(romereports.com) Pope Francis decisively denounced all forms of violence, during Saturday's vigil for peace at St. Peter's Square. Nearly 100,000 people joined him during the four hour prayer service to Our Lady.
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“Thou art all fair and in thee there is no stain. Thou art a garden enclosed, my sister, Spouse, an enclosed garden, a sealed fountain. Veni: coronaberis. Come: thou shalt be crowned” (Song 4:7, 12 and 8). If you and I had had the power, [...]
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(www.romereports.com) Upon his arrival to the Shrine of Our Lady of Aparecida, Pope Francis prayed before Our Lady, just moments after walking into the Sanctuary.
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The story of the shrine of Aparecida
Aparecida do Norte is a small town built on a hill about 175 km from the city of Sao Paulo, on the road to Rio de Janeiro. Beside it runs the broad, swift-flowing River Paraiba, which at this [...]
Tags: Holy Rosary, Our Lady, Brasil, WYD, Pope Francis