A Nation Given To Mary

“Tell everyone that God grants graces through the Immaculate Heart of Mary, that they are to ask Her for them.” – Saint Jacinta of Fatima   Three years ago, we celebrated the Centenary Year of the appearances of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima, where She...

Her Little Gifts

“O Jesus, forgive us our sins, save us from the fire of Hell, and lead all souls to Heaven – especially those in most need.” – Our Lady of Fatima Like all good mothers, the Blessed Virgin Mary cares very deeply for Her children. She is...

A False Devotion

For all who profess a devotion to the Mother of God, it is a salutary – in fact, a necessary – task to stop from time to time and to compare the practice of our devotion to those descriptions given by the Church, by the Popes and by the great Marian saints...

God Grants Graces

“Tell everyone that God grants gracesthrough the Immaculate Heart of Mary,and they are to ask Her for them.” – St Jacinta Marto Almost two years after the appearances of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima, Jacinta Marto lay very ill in hospital. She...

Establish This Devotion

“God wishes to establish in the worldthe devotion to My Immaculate Heart” – Our Lady of Fatima If you ask a child who it feels most close to, there is a very strong likelihood that it will be their mother, unless there are very good reasons to the...

Fatima and the Eucharist

“This is My Body, given for you;do this in remembrance of Me.” – Luke 22:19 The Eucharist is the beating heart of the faith we profess. It is a living heart, for it is Christ Himself, Who remains with us and with the Church sacramentally, truly...

The Woman and the Globe

“In Her hands, raised to the level of Her breast, She held a globe .. Her face was totally beautiful – I could not describe it.. At that moment, as I contemplated Her, the Blessed Virgin lowered Her eyes to look at me and an interior voice said – ‘This globe...

Offering It Up

“I cannot promise you happiness in this world – only in the next.” – Our Lady of Lourdes to Saint Bernadette One of the common features we see in the lives of the Saints is the presence of suffering – often physical in nature, but also...

Centenary – St Jacinta of Fatima

“Tell everybody that Gods grants us graces through the Immaculate Heart of Mary; that people are to ask Her for them; and that the Heart of Jesus wants the Immaculate Heart of Mary to be venerated at His side. Tell them also to pray to the Immaculate Heart of Mary for...