Monday, May 17, 2021

Immaculate Conception, Marpingen, Germany

Immaculate Conception, Marpingen, Germany , 1877 - May 17

In 1876 appeared the Blessed Virgin Mary in Marpingen in Saarland. Our beloved Lady Marpingen Depending desire of the Mother of God is miraculous image was formed. The central theme of his message was: You must pray and not sin. On July 3, 1876, one...

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Icon of the Mother of God “Staro Rus” (Old Russian), Russia

Icon of the Mother of God “Staro Rus” (Old Russian), Russia , 1655 - May 17

The Staro Rus (Old Russian) Icon of the Mother of God was so named because for a long time it was in Staro Rus, where it had been brought by the Greeks from Olviopolis during the very first period of Christianity in Russia. The icon was in Staro Rus ...

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Notre-Dame des Marches, Broc, Gruyère, Fribourg, Switzerland

Notre-Dame des Marches, Broc, Gruyère, Fribourg, Switzerland , 13th cent. - May 17

Nestled at the foot of Gruyères Hill, the chapel overlooks the terraced deposits of the Saane River known as Les Marches, the Steps. The 28" statue of Our Lady of the Steps, usually vested, is a standing Virgin and Child in the late Gothic style of ...

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Notre-Dame du Laus, Saint-Étienne-le-Laus, Hautes-Alpes, France

Notre-Dame du Laus, Saint-Étienne-le-Laus, Hautes-Alpes, France , 1664 - First Monday before Pentecost

The Virgin Mary started appearing to shepherdess Benoite Rencurel, 19, in 1664 and continued visiting her until she died in 1718.   The Blessed Mother asked for a church and a house for priests to be built, with the intention of drawing peo...

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