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The Birthday of Mary: A Celebration of the Beginning of Our Salvation

The Birthday of Mary: A Celebration of the Beginning of Our Salvation

On the Via Santa Sofia in Milan, Italy stands the unassuming church of Maria Bambina. Elevated to the status of a basilica by St. John Paul II, the devotion to the infant Mary is promoted here and brought to the world. During my many trips to

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Lucia and Our Lady – BOOK REVIEW

Lucia and Our Lady – BOOK REVIEW

By Joseph Pronchen, August 22, 2015 issue of the National Catholic Register — A Pathway Under the Gaze of Mary offers new light about the message and the messenger of Fatima, visionary Sister Lucia dos Santos. With a unique touch, it is written collectively by the

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THE MYSTERY OF ST. PADRE PIO

By John Santino — Very possibly Padre Pio, the Italian Capuchin friar who bore the stigmata of the Lord for fifty years, is the best known, most widely researched, investigated and highly respected man and mystic of the twentieth century. The continually bleeding wounds of

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A Life Dedicated to Our Lady of Fatima

A Life Dedicated to Our Lady of Fatima

The Blue Army Shrine will be celebrating a special Mass at 12 Noon in honor of our co-founder, John Haffert, who would be 100 years old on August 23, 2015.  John dedicated his life to educating the public on the message of Fatima and wrote 35

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THE ASSUMPTION OF MARY REMINDS US TO PRAISE GOD AND REPAIR FOR SINS

THE ASSUMPTION OF MARY REMINDS US TO PRAISE GOD AND REPAIR FOR SINS

By Barb Ernster – The Divine Praises are a series of acclamations recited in the liturgy of Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. It was composed in a slightly shorter form by Luigi Felici, a Jesuit priest, in 1797, as a prayer to make reparation for

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WE HAVE BEEN HERE BEFORE – GOD’S MORAL ORDER AND THE BIRTHDAY OF OUR NATION

WE HAVE BEEN HERE BEFORE – GOD’S MORAL ORDER AND THE BIRTHDAY OF OUR NATION

From the dawn of the Republic, America’s quest for freedom has been guided by the conviction that the principles governing political and social life are intimately linked to a moral order based on the dominion of God the Creator. Pope Benedict XVI, 2008 U.S.A. visit.

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WHY THE CONSECRATION OF THE WHOLE WORLD ALONG WITH RUSSIA IN 1984?

WHY THE CONSECRATION OF THE WHOLE WORLD ALONG WITH RUSSIA IN 1984?

By William Sockey – Why did Pope St. John Paul II, on March 25, 1984, consecrate the whole world to the Immaculate Heart of Mary and not just Russia alone, even though Our Lady of Fatima requested only the consecration of Russia? To answer this

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A RESPECTFUL RESPONSE TO MR. CHRISTOPHER FERRARA

A RESPECTFUL RESPONSE TO MR. CHRISTOPHER FERRARA

By David Carollo, Executive Director In May, the World Apostolate of Fatima, USA published the English version of the biography of Sister Lucia, A Pathway Under the Gaze of Mary.  The book highlights the life of the seer of Fatima who asked Our Lady if

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DEVOTION TO THE IMMACULATE HEART – A DEVOTION FOR OUR TIME

DEVOTION TO THE IMMACULATE HEART – A DEVOTION FOR OUR TIME

By Barb Ernster On June 13, the Church celebrates the Feast of the Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This day is also the 98th anniversary of the June 13, 1917 apparition at Fatima. During this apparition, Our Lady revealed an important part of

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THE ROSARY

THE ROSARY

By Carol Monaco The Rosary is such a sweet and simple prayer, and it is so powerful that it can truly change the world for the better. Why, then, is it so difficult to set aside 15 minutes a day to pray it? Perhaps we

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