Sunday, August 02, 2020

Icon of the Mother of God of Abalaka

Icon of the Mother of God of Abalaka - December 10, August 2

The Abalaka Icon of the Mother of God “Of the Sign” was painted by Matthew, a protodeacon of the Tobolsk cathedral, in honor of Sophia (the Wisdom of God), in fulfillment of a vow by a paralytic peasant Euthymius to rebuild the church at the Abal...

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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...

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Nuestra Señora de los Angeles (Our Lady of the Angels), Cartago, Cartago, Costa Rica

Nuestra Señora de los Angeles (Our Lady of the Angels), Cartago, Cartago, Costa Rica , 1635 - August 2

On August 2, 1635, while gathering firewood, mestiza Juana Pereira found a carved black stone resembling the Virgin and Child. She took the 3" image home and put it in a box. The next day, when gathering wood in the same place, she found an identical...

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Our Lady of Médoux

Our Lady of Médoux , 1588 - August 2

Médoux is home to a chapel and shrine located on the parish of Asté in the department of Hautes-Pyrénées , drive Campan and site Médous Caves . It is an ancient place of pilgrimage to the major Virgin Mary , instead of two Marian apparitions...

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