ApparitionsMarian DevotionMiracles
April 25, 2019

Inside the Chapel of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal

Do you know the full meaning and history behind the most famous of all Catholic medals, theĀ Miraculous Medal? Located in Paris, FranceĀ is the Chapel of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal. This chapel is the actual location where Our Lady…
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ConversionsMarian Devotion
April 19, 2019

A powerful miracle granted through the use of a Marian Scapular

This example is not recorded in any book, but a priest, a companion of mine, related it to me, as having happened to himself. Whilst this priest was hearing confessions in a certain church (for sufficient reasons he did not…
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Marian DevotionMary
April 19, 2019

Stranded on their way to visit a Marian shrine, when Mary physically made a home for them.

It is related in the Franciscan chronicles, that two religious of that order, who were going to visit a sanctuary of the Virgin, were overtaken by night in a great wood, where they became bewildered and so troubled that they…
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ConversionsMarian Devotion
April 19, 2019

How Mary physically thrust a devotee far away from temptation to save him

A well-known incident is related by Father Paul Segneri in his "Christian Instructed." A Roman youth, of evil habits and laden with sins, went to confession to Father Niccolas Zucchi. The confessor received him kindly, compassionated his misery, and told…
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ConversionsFrom HellMarian Devotion
February 4, 2019

How Emme lived with the Devil as his slave but was delivered by Mary

It is related by Father Rho, in his Sabbati, and by Father Lireo, in his Trisagio Mariana, of a certain young maiden of Guelder-land, who lived about the year 1465, that she was sent one day by her uncle to…
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ConversionsMarian DevotionMary
October 4, 2018

The story of the lady who, on receiving great mercy from Mary, converted and lived a holy life

Father Charles Bovius relates that in Domans, in France, lived a married man who had held a criminal connection with another woman. Now the wife being unable to endure this, continually besought God to punish the guilty parties; and one…
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Marian DevotionMary
October 4, 2018

An amazing story of the Monk whose devotion to Mary earned him the favor of hearing her sing

Cesarius relates, that a certain Cistercian monk, who was a devoted servant of our blessed Lady, desired very earnestly a visit from his dear Lady, and was praying her continually to grant him this favor. He went one night into…
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Marian DevotionMary
October 4, 2018

An unbelievable story of Alexandra whose life was preserved by Mary after being beheaded

Father Eusebius Nierembergh relates, that there lived in the city of Aragona a girl, named Alexandra who, being noble and very beautiful, was greatly loved by two young men. Through jealousy, they one day fought and killed each other. Their…
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From HellLives of SaintsMarian Devotion
September 11, 2018

His friend died and visited from hell fueling his repentance – the Story of Richard the Martyr

In the year 1604 there lived in a city of Flanders two young students, who, instead of attending to their studies, gave themselves up to excesses and dissipation. One night, having gone to the house of a woman of ill…
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ConversionsMarian Devotion
September 11, 2018

Satan waited to strangle him and take him to hell but his devotion to Mary saved him

We read in the chronicles of the Capuchin Fathers, that there lived in Venice a celebrated advocate, who, by fraud and evil practices, had become rich. His whole life was very bad, and it appears that he had but one…
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