Mother Mary said at Fatima: "My Immaculate Heart will be your refuge and the sure way which will lead you to God." St. Thomas Aquinas said: "The things we love tell us who we are!" With that in mind, I will try to post each day something about Our Blessed Lady, items about the Holy Roman Catholic Church, and public domain Catholic books too! I pray you enjoy my ministry!
Below are two albums of pictures that I created:
1. Our grand daughter Adrianna.
2. Tears of Mary!
MARY, OUR MOTHER
Thursday, April 16, 2015
A statue of the Virgin in each Nutella factory - A Moment with Mary
April 16 – Death of Saint Bernadette Soubirous in Nevers, France (1879)
A statue of the Virgin in each Nutella factory
founder of Nutella died on February 14, 2015, in Monte Carlo (Monaco).
Michele Ferrero, 89, was the father of Nutella, Mon Chéri, Kinder, and
other Rocher products, all made by the Italian company started in Alba
in 1946, in the aftermath of World War II.
Ferrero, the richest man in Italy with a fortune estimated at $26.8
billion, was also a man of faith – a faith as strong as granite. As he
stated for the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the founding of
the Ferrero Company in 1996, "We owe the success of Ferrero to Our Lady
of Lourdes. Without her, it would not have happened."
of Our Lady of Lourdes. The Lourdes apparitions occurred four years
after the definition of the dogma of the Immaculate Conception. (Photo
fact, there is a statue of the Virgin in each of the group's factories
worldwide. Every year, Michele Ferrero would make a pilgrimage to
Lourdes with the company’s senior executives. Visits of the famous
Marian shrine were also organized for employees.
his leadership, Nutella has become one of the world's leading
confectionery, present in 53 countries with over 34,000 employees...