Another aim of this rosary effort is to express the search for peace that only God can give and the firm conviction that every human person is equal in dignity.
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The dogmatic Constitution on the Church, released by Pope Paul VI on Nov. 21, 1964, features a chapter centered on Mary.
The fabric of Christian culture is woven with threads that interlace feminine charm and enchantment with the Word of God.
From the moment of the Annunciation, the Blessed Mother knew that Jesus was no ordinary man.
‘As you struggle through the stormy seas of life,’ says St. Bernard of Clairvaux, ‘do not turn away from Mary, Star of the Sea.’
To give life is the greatest of all gifts; to save one is the next. Mary gave Jesus life; St. Joseph saved him.
The Pope is scheduled to travel to the Canadian cities of Edmonton, Quebec City, and Iqaluit July 24-29.
“After her Son’s Ascension, Mary ‘aided the beginnings of the Church by her prayers.’ In her association with the apostles and several women, ‘we also see Mary by her prayers imploring the gift of the Spirit, who had already overshadowed her in the Annunciation.’” (CCC 965)
The video, published on May 3, was promoted by the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network, which raises awareness of monthly papal prayer intentions.