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Simeon’s Prophecy

Reflections on Each of the Seven Dolors of Mary On the First Dolor, Of Simeon’s Prophecy In this valley of tears, every man is born to weep, and every one must suffer those afflictions that daily befall him. But how … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Lourdes

As our blessed Lady cooperated with Jesus in our redemption by the martyrdom of her heart, so she does not cease to interpose her powerful intercession before the throne of God, to obtain the salvation of her devoted servants. Among … Continue reading

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Mary’s Triumph

On the day of her glorious assumption, body and soul, into heaven, Mary received the crown of all her graces. Truly, we may rejoice. We shall not lose our Mother. We only send her before us, to prepare our plans … Continue reading

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The Perfect Servant of the Blessed Sacrament

“Behold the handmaid of the Lord!” exclaimed the Blessed Virgin [Luke 1:38], and her whole life was passed serving Him in the most perfect manner. She is the model, royal and divine, of our Eucharistic service. The spirit of a … Continue reading

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Mary’s Life of Union With Jesus

He who loves truly, thinks, desires, acts, rejoices, or sorrows in the person loved, his natural centre of life. Indeed, Jesus has said: “Where your treasure is, there is your heart” [Matt 6:21]. And to His Apostles: “Remain in Me, … Continue reading

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The Eucharist: Centre of Mary’s Life

Loves desires a life in common with the Beloved. At Bethlehem and at Nazareth, Mary had lived the poor and hidden life of Jesus; in Egypt, she shared His persecuted life; through the little villages of Judea, she led His … Continue reading

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Mary’s Apostolate – Part 2 of 2

The mission and duties of the priest and those of Mary, in regard to the Eucharist and to souls, are the same. That of the priest is one of adoration and of the apostolate. The priest is, first of all, … Continue reading

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