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, August 27, 2015
The Rosary saved Brazil
* August 27 – Our Lady of Quézac (Quézac, France)
* The Rosary saved Brazil
the 1960s in Brazil, the farmers were suffering and some people were
pushing for a redistribution of the land. It was the Cold War, and
Communist committees, taking advantage of the people’s poverty, were
forming everywhere, concealing arms depots to perpetrate an imminent
coup and seize power.
the same time, a priest named Father Patrick Peyton gathered a crowd of
nearly two million faithful in Rio de Janeiro for a Rosary crusade. When
a Communist congress, which was to decide on a coup to seize power,
opened in Belo Horizonte (one of the largest cities in the country),
tens of thousands of women poured into the city streets, Rosary in hand
that they recited aloud, and went to occupy the congress hall just
before the session, preventing the Communists from entering.
of the fiasco spread as similar scenes were repeated elsewhere,
prompting the Communists to flee abroad. It was the Rosary that saved
Brazil from the takeover. This momentous episode was compared to a 'new
Mediatrix and Queen – April 1965
Story told by Br. Albert Pfleger, in Fioretti de la Vierge Marie, Ephèse Diffusion