Marian Apparitions

German cardinal: John Paul II yielded to pressure from advisers not to name Russia in consecration

By Lianne Laurence KARAGANDA, Kazakhstan, May 16, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) — A German cardinal has independently confirmed the contention of late exorcist Fr. Gabriel Amorth that John Paul II wanted to mention Russia by name when he consecrated the world to the Immaculate Heart of Mary in 1984 but... read more

The Real Third Secret

Loss of Faith In 1984 Bishop Alberto Cosme do Amaral of Fatima confirmed that the Third Secret of Fatima is not about atomic war or the end of the world, but instead concerns the Catholic Faith, and specifically the loss of that Faith throughout (at least) Europe. (See quote in "Published... read more

The message from Fatima

Apparitions of the Virgin Mary a century ago are still relevant Michael Cook | May 12 2017 | Lucia dos Santos, Francisco Marto and Jacinta Marto At Comrade Lenin’s funeral in 1924, the First Commissar of Enlightenment*, Comrade Lunacharsky, gave a speech about the great Bolshevik. One... read more

Ronald Reagan, John Paul II, and Fatima

BY PAUL KENGOR, MAY 10, 2017 It was June 6, 1987. Ronald Reagan was on his way to Rome to meet with Pope John Paul II. Their first meeting at the Vatican had taken place five years earlier, June 7, 1982, whereupon the two men shared their mutual convictions that they believed God had spared... read more

Russia. Why was Our Lady of Fatima so concerned about Russia?

By John-Henry Westen May 4, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) — As I’ve been researching Fatima for several speaking engagements this year, I was confronted over and over again by Our Lady’s insistence on Russia’s consecration. That after it was done, as well as the practice of the First Five... read more

Fatima seers are holy because of virtue, not visions, cardinal says

by Junno Arocho Esteves, 12 Apr 2017 Portuguese shepherd children Lucia dos Santos, centre, and her cousins, Jacinta and Francisco Marto pictured around the time of the 1917 apparitions of Mary at Fatima (CNS) A consistory will take place on April 20 to approve the canonisations of Blesseds... read more

Papal envoy sees great fruits, but also challenges in Medjugorje

By Kevin Jones Apr 5, 2017 / (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis’ envoy to Medjugorje said Wednesday that the site seems to be bearing numerous expressions of faith and vocations. However, he added, the final determination of the apparition’s authenticity remains to be seen. Archbishop Henryk... read more

Local bishop: Ongoing messages at Argentine apparition will be kept private

By Mary Rezac San Nicolás de los Arroyos, Argentina, Mar 21, 2017 / 11:06 am (CNA/EWTN News).- It’s been called the Medjugorje of Argentina. A now widely-popular apparition of Mary began in the early 1980s when rosaries began to glow in multiple homes in the town of San Nicolás de los... read more

Church leaders in Portugal present evidence for Fatima nun’s beatification

By Associated Press, posted  14 Feb 2017 More than 15,000 pages of testimony have been gathered to support the proposed beatification of Sister Lucia Catholic Church officials in Portugal said on Monday they have assembled more than 15,000 pages of testimony and documentation to support the... read more

What Our Lady Said at Fatima on August 19, 1917

What Our Lady Said at Fatima on August 19, 1917 after the seers were abducted by the mayor of Ourem Written by Antonio A. Borelli, 09 August 2011 The Fourth Apparition, Fatima, Portugal, August 19, 1917                                                            ... read more

Site of Marian apparitions in Wisconsin becomes national shrine

By Patricia Kasten, August 18, 2016, CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE ALLOUEZ, Wis. - Nearly 160 years ago, on Oct. 9, 1859, Mary appeared to a young Belgian immigrant living in Kewaunee County, located in eastern Wisconsin on Lake Michigan and near Green Bay. Today, it’s the only approved Marian... read more

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