What are the bonds between the Miraculous Medal and the Vincentian Family? Slideshare presentation with reflection questions to share with your group.
Mary the Mother of Jesus
With the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary approaching, please enjoy this presentation based on...
Anecdotes of the Vincentian Family: Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal and the flag of the European Union
In 1949, a design competition for a common flag was convened in Strasbourg. Many sketches, 101 in total, were...
Mary shows the path a model disciple should follow: ponder, meditate, treasure in the heart, hold and transform tension.
Father Robert Maloney, C.M. writes: “I offer these five Marian faces as a way of reflecting on the rich, varied tradition surrounding the Virgin Mary.”
You all know what a scrapbook is. It is not about throwing away scraps. It is about keeping memories alive.
The Miraculous Medal is a material object that points to the spiritual... a visible reminder of invisible realities. The Blessed Virgin Mary appeared to a young Daughter of Charity novice, Catherine Labouré, and gave her the design of the medal, in 1830. "When...
Three words sum up Mary’s attitude: listening, decision, action. They are words that point out a way for us too as we face what the Lord asks of us in life. Listening, decision, action. (Pope Francis)
Some stories need no comments. Here is the story of a new mother recognizing who she was caring for…
The mother of Jesus speaks the universal language of mothers or “mother tongue.” In each apparition, she speaks the motherly language of comfort, advice, warning, or encouragement.
In this reflection by Andrés Pato, CM, we see Mary as the model of who we should be, and of what we should do.
Short video “Mary is the Bridge” celebrating the 190th Anniversary of the Miraculous Medal (1830-2020).