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DevotionalFrom the Web
March 10, 2010

Hymns 4 Lent

From Catholiques1 please view in 480p mode.~ In ieiunio et fletu orabant sacerdotes: parce Domine populo tuo, et ne des hereditatem tuam in perditionem. Inter vestibulum et altare plorabant sacerdotes dicentes: Parce populo…
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February 5, 2018

Pope’s favorite Virgin Mary painting gets retouched – NBC News

  Ave Maria! Here is an article about the Basilica that we staff. A restoration process on the "Salus populi Romani" in St. Mary Major has just been finished. The image has been…
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Immaculate ArtNews
February 16, 2018

Depicting the Virgin Mary during the Counter-Reformation

  Many years before Our Lady revealed herself as the Immaculate Conception to St. Bernadette in 1858, artists strove to convey her privileges visually to the faithful. Art Historian, Elizabeth Lev explores some…
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Immaculate Art
February 26, 2018

Sainte-Chapelle, Paris – YouTube

St. Louis IX, one of the principal patrons of the Franciscan Third Order, constructed this chapel to house Christ's Crown of Thorns which he retrieved from the Holy Land. Ave Maria, Virgo Ecclesia…
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Immaculate ArtNews
March 9, 2018

Notre Dame Cathedral’s Theophilus and the Virgin – YouTube

Sometimes referred to as 'Catechisms in stone,' medieval cathedrals, like Notre Dame in Paris, used storyboard-like images to teach timeless truths about the Faith to the faithful. Our Lady's  roles as Refuge of…
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Immaculate Art
March 29, 2018

Holy Week in Seville, Spain- La Estrella

"Turn then most gracious advocate thine eyes of mercy towards us...O clement, O loving, O sweet Virgin, Mary!" Admire two striking examples of the many representations of Jesus and Mary carried in procession…
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Immaculate ArtNews
May 5, 2018

The Inflowering of Genazzano: City of Our Lady of Good Counsel

Each year, in honor of the Sacred Heart, the townspeople of Genazzano decorate the streets with elaborate carpets of flower petals. A Eucharistic procession ensues, followed by a parade of participants dressed as…
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Immaculate ArtNews
May 14, 2018

Fatima-Time of Light

On the evening of May 12th 2017, The Shrine of Fatima presented a 3-D audiovisual in honor of the centennial of Our Lady's apparitions. The display, titled Fatima- Time of Light, featured six scenes…
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Marian NewsNews
July 27, 2018

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service: New sculpture installation to display diverse images of Virgin Mary

Ave Maria!  Some of Milwaukee's artists are reclaiming their alleyways from criminals, using Marian artwork.  It's a beautiful example of ingenuity, creativity and devotion. In the quiet alleyway at 26th and Mineral streets…
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July 29, 2018

History of Notre Dame of Chartres Cathedral – YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jk3VsinLgvc A tour of the architecture of the Cathedral of Notre Dame of Chartres, France an early example of the Gothic style and the religious significance of many details. Chartres Cathedral (Notre Dame…
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A painting long thought to be a copy of a Botticelli came from the artist’s workshop.
Marian News
March 29, 2019

A painting long thought to be a copy of a Botticelli came from the artist’s workshop.

Recent restoration work by Heritage England found that the supposed copy is a 15th-century original. Researchers have discovered a painting once believed to be a copy of a Botticelli work is an original from the…
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