Sunday, August 01, 2021

Panna Maria Sněžná, Dolní Dvořiště, Český Krumlov, South Bohemia, Czech Republic

Panna Maria Sněžná, Dolní Dvořiště, Český Krumlov, South Bohemia, Czech Republic , 1500 - First Sunday before Our Lady of the Snows, Rome, Italy

The story goes that around 1500, Mary appeared to some shepherds here atop a rock, which then split. The gap kept growing; it is said that the world will end when a hay wagon can pass through. In the 1600s, Clarissan nuns built the church of St. Mary...

More info

Nuestra Señora de las Mercedes (Our Lady of Mercy), Barcelona, Spain

Nuestra Señora de las Mercedes (Our Lady of Mercy), Barcelona, Spain , 1218 - August 1, September 24

The Blessed Virgin appeared to Saint Peter, to his confessor, Raymund of Pennafort, and to King James of Aragon, and through these three men established a work of the redemption of captives. She desired the establishment of the Mercedarian religious ...

More info

Additional information