Vatican II and the Franciscan Thesis

The Franciscan Thesis is that Mary was predestined to be Mother of God in one and the same decree with Christ’s Incarnation and the Absolute Primacy of the Incarnation. The absolute primacy of the Incarnation is the view that Christ’s Incarnation was planed to occur with or without Adam’s sins and the entire creation wasContinue reading “Vatican II and the Franciscan Thesis”

Fruits of Vatican II Part 2 – New Evangelization, Mary as Mediatrix

A great sample. Fruit of Vatican II – it allowed for a beauty apologetics to be able to shine, instead of fortress mindsets. (although it was partially hijacked) – The New Evangelization is a fruit of Vatican II “The Council Fathers knew that “fortress Catholicism” was harming the Church and fostering a culture of drabContinue reading “Fruits of Vatican II Part 2 – New Evangelization, Mary as Mediatrix”

33 Days to Morning Glory – Vatican II

This is an Epic book! – Highly recommend. It has brought wonders to my life and so many others. To Jesus through Mary. In addition to 33 days to Morning Glory I have read both St. Luis de Montfort’s True Devotion and The Marian Vow by FI Fr. Stefano M. Manelli. Although I got aContinue reading “33 Days to Morning Glory – Vatican II”

No Idol was the Statue at the Vatican: Not Pachamama but Mary: Watch the Video at 13:20

The video of the event ends the debate. No idols present. Watch the video of the event. (Link Here) Go to 13:20 and listen when the woman gives the statue to Francis and says Our Lady of the Amazon. The Statue was Mary no idol worship. The latter Vatican remark about it not being MaryContinue reading “No Idol was the Statue at the Vatican: Not Pachamama but Mary: Watch the Video at 13:20”

Vatican II Mary Quotes

This is a collection of all the times Mary is mentioned in Vatican II’s main 16 documents. Using the Vatican Website Translation. Although the list is not exhaustive, it does contain the majority. Mary is often one of those topics that if you get right, the rest of the Catholic Church’s dogma flow into place,Continue reading “Vatican II Mary Quotes”

Mary and Vatican II (Best Marian Content of any Council!)

This is the claim: That Vatican II has the most complete treatment of Our Lady of any Ecumenical Council! And, this is just what Dr. Miravalle shows so well. Check out a summary of his videos from airmaria.com. “Dr. Miravalle explains that the Second Vatican Council’s doctrine on Mary is possibly the most complete treatmentContinue reading “Mary and Vatican II (Best Marian Content of any Council!)”

The Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary

I started praying the Divine Office a while back. As life got busy and since my vocation was not to be a monk I was searching for a more adaptable and manageable prayer routine so I could maintain my devotion to my family and work/life balance. To accomplish this is switched from the Divine OfficeContinue reading “The Little Office of the Blessed Virgin Mary”

Air Maria

Review: https://airmaria.com/One of the best website resources for online homilies and conferences especially Marian themes. It is run by the Franciscan Frias of the Immaculate. Positive Attributes1. Excellent coverage of Marian Topics2. Vast amounts of archived material3. Short homilies as well as longer retreats and conferences4. Videos by several active and popular theologians5. Diverse themes forContinue reading “Air Maria”