St. Louise de Marillac was a pioneer social worker, educator, and advocate. Her projects were implemented according to surprisingly modern standards of care and were the basis for other developments in their respective fields.
Our images change over time. Sometimes others never get past the images and roles we had earlier in life. Other times they come to appreciate things they did not see earlier or traits we only developed later. Might that apply to our images of Mary?
As we attended Easter Sunday Mass, the sense of joy and a spiritual re-birth that takes place is truly amazing.
Think of it. Mothers everywhere are key agents of the transformation of helpless newborns into independent adults.
“The Pope Video” series continues! Watch the latest 2-minute installment: The Church in Africa, Seed of Unity.