Pope Francis on Our Lady

“Dear brothers and sisters!

Jesus Christ is the blessing for every man and woman, and for all of humanity. The Church, in giving us Jesus, offers us the fullness of the Lord’s blessing. This is precisely the mission of the people of God: to spread to all peoples God’s blessing made flesh in Jesus Christ. And Mary, the first and most perfect disciple of Jesus, the first and most perfect believer, the model of the pilgrim Church, is the one who opens the way to the Church’s motherhood and constantly sustains her maternal mission to all mankind. Mary’s tactful maternal witness has accompanied the Church from the beginning. She, the Mother of God, is also the Mother of the Church, and through the Church, the mother of all men and women, and of every people […] May this gentle and loving Mother obtain for us the Lord’s blessing upon the entire human family.”
(Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God, January 1st, 2016)

Please follow and like us:

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Type the three numbers in the field below you to prove you are not a robot. *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.