Saturday, October 07, 2017

Queen of the Holy Rosary

Queen of the Holy Rosary (Baños de Agua Santa, Ecuador) , 1570 - December 13, October 7

One night the sexton of the church of Bath saw a small statue of the Virgin hovering in the air and down to the feet of a spring that flowed from the mountain.   The event was repeated several times, so we gathered in the chapel for beseech the Bl...

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Nuestra Señora del Rosario (Andacollo, Chile)

Nuestra Señora del Rosario (Andacollo, Chile) , 1676 - First Saturday of October, December 24

Andacollo receives its named after a miracle of the Virgin. An Indian who was mining received a strange light in the copper mine where he worked and vision said "There are many steps ahead - look among the highest cliffs that are in the plain that s...

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Our Lady of the Rosary

Our Lady of the Rosary , 1571 - October 7

Pope Pius V instituted the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary to commemorate the naval battle of Lepanto in Greece, where on October 7, 1571 a Christian coalition fleet defeated the Turkish armada. Pope Pius's leadership, financing, and alliances made t...

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Icon of the Mother of God of “The Myrtle Tree”

Icon of the Mother of God of “The Myrtle Tree” , 14th cent. - October 7

The Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos “Of the Myrtle Tree” (Myrtidiotissa) is in the monastery church of Myrtides on the Greek island of Kythera. It derives its name from the fact that it was found in a myrtle bush in the fourteenth century.   A...

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Icon of the Mother of God “Mirozh

Icon of the Mother of God “Mirozh , 1198 - October 7

The Mirozh Icon appeared at the Mirozh monastery in the year 1198. But later, during the reign of Ivan the Terrible, at a time when a plague raged at Pskov, an ancient report tells how tears flowed from both eyes of the icon. Many benefits and healin...

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Our Lady of the Cape (Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec, Canada)

Our Lady of the Cape (Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec, Canada) (Trois-Rivières, Canada) , 1879 - June 22, October 7

It was the year 1879. The pastor of the small church of the town of Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec, Canada, was in front of a serious problem: the winter had been too soft ... Those who have already experienced the intensity of winter in North America w...

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Nuestra Señora de Atocha, Spain

Nuestra Señora de Atocha, Spain , 8th cent. - October 7

The origin of the image of Our Lady of Atocha, according to tradition, is very similar to the Almudena. They brought, it is said, the disciples of the Apostle Peter from Antioch to encourage nascent Christianity in carpetana region. Tradition still c...

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