‘In union with the Bishops and faithful of the world, I desire in a solemn way to bring all that we are presently experiencing to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.’
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The consecration prayer references Mary, Undoer of Knots, a Marian devotion close to Pope Francis’ heart.
O Mary, Mother of God and our Mother, in this time of trial we turn to you.
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Cardinal Piacenza said he was certain that the prayer of consecration would have an effect on the world tensions caused by the Russia-Ukraine war, though it might not be measurable by human criteria.
Bishops around the globe are encouraging their flocks to participate in the consecration of Russia and Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.
Courtesy of Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill’s support for Vladimir Putin’s war against Ukraine, the religious landscape of the 21st century has shifted significantly.
Many bishops have already announced plans to join Pope Francis in praying the consecration.
Pope Francis Asks All Catholics to Take Part in Consecration of Russia, Ukraine to Immaculate Heart of Mary
The Pope will pray the consecration during a penitential service which he will preside over in St. Peter’s Basilica at 5 p.m. local time.
Queen of Heaven, restore God’s peace to the world.