Saturday, September 14, 2019

Our Lady of La Leche, St. Augustine, Florida, USA

Our Lady of La Leche, St. Augustine, Florida, USA , 16th cent. - First Saturday after The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

On September 8, 1565, Feast of the Nativity of Mary, Pedro Menendez de Aviles landed at St. Augustine, Florida, and claimed it for Spain. At the Mission of Nombre de Dios here, Spanish missionaries installed a statue of the nursing Madonna, Nuestra S...

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Mariä Schmerzen, Legau, Swabia, Bavaria, Germany

Mariä Schmerzen, Legau, Swabia, Bavaria, Germany , 1730 - September 14

In 1728, Steinbach's parish church acquired a set of painted wood statues representing the Crucifixion, the Sorrowful Mother, and St. John. Two years later, churchgoers began reporting that Our Lady of Sorrows' statue was moving its eyes, crying, and...

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Icon of the Mother of God “Chernigov-Gethsemane”, Chernigov, Russia

Icon of the Mother of God “Chernigov-Gethsemane”, Chernigov, Russia , 1869 - September 14

The Chernigov-Gethsemane Icon of the Mother of God is a copy of the famed Ilyin-Chernigov Icon of the Mother of God (April 16), which was to be found at the Trinity-Ilyin monastery near Chernigov on Mount Boldina, and where in the eleventh century St...

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Nossa Senhora de Nazaré / Our Lady of Nazareth, Portugal

Nossa Senhora de Nazaré / Our Lady of Nazareth, Portugal , 1182 - September 14

The chronicles of the old Portugal report this episode that took place in the year 1182, on the day of the exaltation of the Holy Cross. Dom Fuas Roupinho, a knight and vassal of King Afonso Henriques, was out hunting on a foggy day. He was pursuing ...

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