Posts Tagged ‘Our Lady of Guadalupe’

Picturing Mary

Friday, December 12th, 2014

Today, the Church celebrates the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, the patroness of the Americas, venerating her as the mother of Jesus and our mother. Each year, millions of pilgrims from around the world travel to Mexico City to venerate the image of Our Lady displayed in her shrine there. Her image, which miraculously […] [Read more]

Our Lady of Guadalupe, the Star of the New Evangelization

Thursday, December 12th, 2013

One year ago today, Pope Benedict XVI launched the papal Twitter account, sending his first “tweet” to more than one million followers.  Fittingly, his effort to preach the Gospel in a new way to a worldwide audience on the “digital continent” came on December 12, 2012, the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, who played […] [Read more]