Video – 35 – Miraculous Medal and Lourdes – Mariology for Everyone
Mariology for Everyone #35 ( 23min) Play - Dr. Mark Miravalle on the Miraculous Medal that was given to St. Catherine Laboure at Rue du Bac, Paris, France in 1830 and the apparitions of Our Lady to St. Bernadette Soubirous in 1858 at Lourdes, also in France. He covers the rich mariology and dogmas in these apparitions and their effect on Marian devotion and Catholic life and how it started the "Age of Mary" that is focused on Mary as Coredemptrix, Mediatrix and Advocate.
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.