Heart And Refuge

In the whole of the story of the appearances of Our Lady at Fatima, there has always been one single line which, from the moment I first heard it, jumped out at me; and it is this – “Do not lose heart. I will never forsake you. My Immaculate Heart will be...

The Saints of Fatima

Jacinta Marto and Francisco Marto are the youngest children declared Saints by the Catholic Church, without having been martyred. This brother and sister were two of the three children who saw Our Blessed Lady at Fatima in 1917 – the third child was their...

A Heart Immaculate

“The fiat of Mary, the word of Her Heart, has changed the history of the world, because it brought the Saviour into the world—because, thanks to Her Yes, God could become man in our world and remains so for all time. The Evil One has power in this world, as we see and...

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...