Video – 26 – 5th Dogma – Spiritual Mother of Humanity – Mariology for Everyone
Mariology for Everyone #26 ( 32min) Play - Dr. Mark Miravalle on the declaration of the fifth Marian dogma of Mary as Spiritual Mother of Humanity which sums up her role as Mediatrix, Coredemptrix and Advocate. He gives a history of the movement in the last one hundred years and then relates the events that lead up to the previous two dogmatic declaration, the Immaculate Conception and the Assumption of Mary, body and soul into heaven. Finally he assess whether the declaration of the fifth Marian dogma is opportune at this particular time.
This series is a complete 40 part introductory course on Mary presented by Dr. Miravalle, a theology professor specializing in Mariology, who has been teaching at the Franciscan University of Steubenville for over 25 years. General topics are as follows:
- Mary as revealed in the Sacred Scriptures, taught and explained by the Church Fathers, the Saints, and the Church's documents
- the proper ways to show childlike love and devotion to the Blessed Mother of Jesus;
- Church's official teaching on Marian apparitions over the centuries.