A shrine to the Virgin Mary (or Marian shrine) is a shrine marking an apparition or other miracle ascribed to the Blessed Virgin Mary, or a site on which is centered a historically strong Marian devotion. On September 8, 1565, Pedro Menéndez de Avilés landed and proclaimed this site for Spain and the Church. It was at this sacred spot that the Spanish settlers would begin the devotion to Our Lady of La Leche that continues into the present. They built the first .
Art assemblage Virgin Mary shrine on a sterling silver stand - mixed media shrine - collage shrine - devotional object - catholic home decor DianaDDarden 5 out of 5 stars (119) $ 64.99. THE ASSUMPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY - SOLEMNITY CYCLE A PRAYER OF THE FAITHFUL Celebrant: Raised body and soul to glory, Mary shines forth as “a great sign” of our eternal future as the Church. But we are still pilgrims as we bring our prayers, with her, to God our Father. Our response is: Lord, hear our prayer.
Mary, mother of God. ”The honor of Mary is so intimately connected with the honor and glory of Jesus that to deny the one is at the same time a denial of the other.” ”To desire grace without recourse to the Virgin Mother is to desire to fly without wings.” ”The conflict with Hell cannot be maintained by . A beautiful array of timeless images — both classical and modern — to honor the Virgin Mary, the spiritual mother to us all. May is traditionally the month of Mary. Around the world, Christians acclaim and remember the Blessed Virgin by praying rosaries, decorating statues with flowers, and participating in May Crowning ceremonies.Author: Fr. Michael Rennier.