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Blessed Virgin Is Model of Perfect Love Pope John Paul II's General Audience, December 4, 1996
Council's Teaching on Mary Is Rich and Positive Pope John Paul II's General Audience, December 13, 1995
Eternal Son of God Is Also Born of Mary Pope John Paul II's General Audience, July 31, 1996.
Jesus Entrusted Church to Mary's Care Pope John Paul II (13 November 1998)
Jesus works miracle at Mary's request Pope John Paul II's General Audience, February 26, 1997
Marialis Cultis On Devotion to Mary, Pope Paul VI, 1974.
Mary is active in her Son's mission Pope John Paul II's General Audience, March 5, 1997
Mary Is Icon of Redeemed Humanity Pope John Paul II (7 November 1998)
Mary Is Our Model And Guide In Faith Holy Father's General Audience (6 May 1998)
Mary Offers Sublime Model of Service Pope John Paul II's General Audience, September 4, 1996
Mary Shows Us the Way to God The Holy Father's Homily for the Feast of the Assumption 1999 in which he focused on the joy expressed in the Magnificat.
Mary's Motherhood Is Linked to the Spirit Holy Father's General Audience (9 December 1998)
Redemptoris Mater Pope John Paul II - Encyclical - On the Blessed Virgin Mary in the Life of the Pilgrim Church - 25 March 1987
To Honour Mary Is to Go to Jesus Pope John Paul II's General Audience, November 15, 1995
We Must Love Mary As Christ Loved Her Holy Father's General Audience (29 April 1998)
Blessed Virgin Mary Art Page
Create a Mary Garden
Marianland Catholic Marian Resource Center
Mary Page By the Marianist Fathers from the International Marian Research Institute, an independent papal institute housed at the University of Dayton. Fr Johann Roten is a renowned Mariologist and this site contains answers to many common questions about the Virgin Mary and promotes the University's courses relating to Marian studies.
Marytown Marytown is a community of religious who live in the spirit of St Maximilian Kolbe. There are a number of excellent articles on this site, including a whole area devoted to discussing the teachings relating to Our Lady being Mediatrix of All Grace.
Online Books & Files
"Go and tell the priests" by Michel de Saint-Pierre
A Marian Year by Msgr John F McCarthy (from
Living Tradition, January 1987) A Mariology Too High by Gerard V Bradley (from
Catholic Dossier, May 1996) A Woman Wrapped in Silence by Catherine Doherty. A meditation on Our Blessed Mother.
Akathist Hymn to the Blessed Virgin Mary Eastern Catholic devotion
Are There Any Books On Mary's Life?
Ask Father: Devotion to Mary
Ask Father: Mary's Role
Ask Father: Veneration of Mary
Ask Father: Was Mary ever baptized?
Ask Father: Why would Mary have to be baptized?
Behold the Handmaid of the Lord by Fr Francis J Connell CSsR (March 1954)
Behold Thy Mother! by Paul McLachlan
Birth of Mary by A Valentini. The historical and theological foundations of the celebration of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (September 8th).
Black Madonna of Poland - Our Lady of Czestochowa and Jasna Gora The Black Madonna is a painting of the Madonna and Christ Child which legend states was painted by St. Luke the Evangelist.
Blessed Virgin Mary
Blessed Virgin Mary: Mysteries of the Childhood and Hidden Life of Christ Dom Marmion
Catechesis on the Faith of Mary by Douglas Bushmann (from
Catholic Faith, May/June 1997) Church Plant Symbolism of the Blessed Virgin Mary : Mary's Garden
Collyridianism by Patrick Madrid. A heresy of the 4th and 5th centuries that sought to deify the Blessed Virgin Mary. (from
This Rock, October 1994) Dante and the Blessed Virgin by Ralph McInerny (from
Catholic Dossier, May 1996) Devotion to Our Lady and the Saints Do Catholics worship Mary? Protestants often claim that. But Fr. William Most explains what Catholics believe about Mary and the Saints.
Do Catholics Worship Mary?
Does the Liturgy Give Us Any Hints About Mary's Life?
Does the nursery rhyme "Mary, Mary, quite contrary" refer to the Blessed Virgin?
Eternal Mother A reflection by Fr. Most on Vatican II's teaching on Mary as mother in the order of grace, and how this is to be understood.
Fairest Daughter of the Father by Charles M Mangan (from
Catholic Faith, July/August 1999) FAQ on Mary by Fr Oscar Lukefahr CM (Director of the Catholic Home Study Service)
Finding Mary in the Scriptures by Robert S Zeiger (from
Homiletic & Pastoral Review, January 1998) Flower Gardens and Mary Gardens by Catherine Fournier
Full of Grace by Fr William Most
Herself a Rose Who Bore a Rose Christina Rossetti
If Mary is the Woman mentioned in Revelation 12:1-6, and if she was without sin, why is she having labour pains? How does that square with Genesis 3:14-16 where labour pains were from God because of sin?
In Honour of Our Lady Modestus of Jerusalem
Interior Life of Our Lady by Fr William Most
Is There a Byzantine Mariology? by Br John Samaha
Key to Understanding Mary by James Akin
Luther on Our Lady Quotes from Martin Luther about Our Lady. Helpful in defending the Catholic belief about Mary to Protestants.
Marian Chapel Found on Mount Nebo by Michele Picirillo. Excavations in Jordan reveal flourishing monastic presence in Eighth - Century Arabian Province.
Marian Devotion of St Anthony of Padua
Martin Luther's Devotion to Mary by Dave Armstrong
Mary by James Hitchcock (from
Catholic Dossier, May 1996) Mary and the Church by Paul S Czarnota (from
Catholic Faith, January/February 1998) Mary at the Foot of the Cross: The
Stabat Mater Mary In Scripture: Rediscovering the Bridge Between the Old and the New Testaments From 'Back to Christian Basics'
Mary Leads Us to Christ by Irene Barrack (from
Catholic Faith, May/June 1997) Mary of Cleophas by Christopher Wong
Mary Our Guide by Christine Murray (from
Catholic Faith, May/June 1997) Mary's Gardens - Research on medieval flowers of Our Lady and Mary Gardens today
Mary's life after Jesus' death?
Mary, Why Honour Her? by Bob Stanley
Mary: An Ordinary Woman by Catherine Doherty A meditation about what kind of woman Mary was.
Mary: Her Story Father Victor Haogland, C.P., tells the story of Mary, the mother of Jesus. Drawing on Scripture and Tradition, Christian art and piety, as well as other sources, he paints a picture of Mary that is both human and down-to-earth.
Mary: In the Upper Room Mary was with the Apostles, in the midst of the Church, when the Spirit descended at Pentecost.
Mary: Our Mother by Dr Scott Hahn.
Mary: Queen of Heaven and Earth by Paul McLachlan
Mary: The Pondering Heart by Paul McLachlan
Mary: The Sinless Disciple by Paul McLachlan
Mirror of the Blessed Virgin Mary by St. Bonaventure
Mirror of the BVM by St Bonaventure
Moral and Social Influence of Devotion to Mary by Dr Orestes Brownson
Mother of God by Fr John Hardon SJ (from
Catholic Faith, May/June 1997) Mother of God Defeats Early Church Heresy by Monica and George Bonina
Of the Birth of Mary St. Alphonsus de Liguori (September 8)
Of the Dolours of Mary Taken from "The Glories of Mary" by St Alphonsus Liguori
On the 1st Dolour Of St. Simeon's Prophesy
On the 2nd Dolour Of the Flight of Jesus to Egypt
On the 3rd Dolour Of the Loss of Jesus in the Temple
On the 4th Dolour On the Meeting of Mary with Jesus, when He was Going to Death
On the 5th Dolour Of the Death of Jesus
On the 6th Dolour The Piercing of the Side of Jesus, and His descent from the Cross
On the 7th Dolour The Burial of Jesus
On the Blessed Virgin Mary by St Joseph of Cupertino
On the Blessed Virgin Mary by St Anthony of Padua
On the Blessed Virgin Mary by St Bonaventure
On the Dolours of Mary by St. Alphonsus Liguori.
On the Nobility of the Blessed Virgin Mary by St Bernardine of Siena
Our Lady After the Resurrection Pope John Paul II teaches that it is not unreasonable to assume that Jesus appeared first to his mother on the morning of the Resurrection even though Scripture does not record the meeting.
Our Lady's Path of Contemplation by Peter Kwasniewski (from
Catholic Faith, November/December 1996) Passion of Our Lady A Poem by Charles Peguy
Patristic Praise of Mary (from
Faith & Reason, Summer 1990) Place of Mary in Classical Fundamentalism (Pt. 1) (from
Faith & Reason, Spring 1994) Place of Mary in Classical Fundamentalism (Pt. 2) (from
Faith & Reason, Summer 1994) Pope Deepens Conciliar Theology Fr. William Most analyses the contribution Pope John Paul II has made in a deliberate effort to deepen the theology of the Blessed Virgin Mary expressed at the Second Vatican Council.
Praises of Mary by St. Lomman
Presence of Mary by Joseph Mibelli
Promised Woman A meditation by Mother Angelica on Mary's role in our redemption.
Queen of Heaven, Queen of Truth by John Pacheco.
Rosa Mystica A Poem by Gerard Manley Hopkins SJ
Seven Dolors of The Blessed Virgin Mary
Seven Sorrows of Mary
Straight Answers: Mary, the Mother of God
Theo523: Mary in Doctrine and Devotion Fr. William Most's basic Mariology course, taught at the Notre Dame Catechetical Institute.
To the Mother of Christ, The Son of Man Alice Meynell
Virgin Mary in the Koran
What Do We Know About Mary's Life From Apocryphal Sources?
What Do We Know About Mary's Life?
What Does Scripture Tell Us About Mary's Life?
What Image of Mary Is Most Popular?
What Is the Communion of Saints, and Mary's Place In It?
Who Are Mary's Parents?
Why Devotion to Mary?
Why Does Mary Always Wear Light Blue?
Woman I Love by Archbishop Fulton Sheen (from
Catholic Dossier, May 1996)