Fatima: A Message of Peace

By | 2018-01-17T17:41:10+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Categories: Contemplation, Marian, Newsletter Articles|

In 1917, World War I—called “the war to end all wars”—was raging. The Holy Father at the time, Pope Benedict XV, decided to pray a novena to the Queen of Peace, asking her to intercede for an end to the war. He began this novena on May 5. On May 13th, 1917, the eighth day of [...]

Immense Hope

By | 2018-02-16T16:37:49+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Categories: Marian, Newsletter Articles|

The banner for the year of reconsecration in the Diocese of Steubenville. Click on the picture to learn more about the immense hope in our diocese. “There is IMMENSE HOPE,” happily bellowed our bishop into a crowd of faithful gathering to kick off a year of renewal for our diocese. As I sat [...]

Confidence in the Mother

By | 2018-01-17T17:41:21+00:00 June 10th, 2015|Categories: Marian, Newsletter Articles|

Since we are so little (incapable, incompetent . . . really: nothing), we are in need of help. Thankfully, we have been given free access to all the help we need. We have been given the wondrous gift of a Mother who is completely kind, ever merciful, and all-powerful with God. God clearly foresaw our ineptitude [...]

Adoring Jesus with the Heart of Mary

By | 2018-01-17T17:41:22+00:00 June 27th, 2014|Categories: Eucharistic Adoration, Marian, Newsletter Articles|

When we are in Adoration we believe that we are not alone. Our faith teaches us that along with our Lord’s Real Presence—Body, Blood, Soul and Divinity—are present the whole host of heaven, all the angels and the saints, and even the souls in purgatory, as true members of the Mystical Body of Christ. “Where there [...]