Resurrecting Mary and the Pope–A Call for Contributors

I began Mary and the Pope in 2013 during the abdication of Pope Benedict XVI and subsequent election of Pope Francis.  My goal at the time was to chronicle and analyze the Marian devotion of Pope Francis, in a sense, to create a compilation of the pope’s Marian references. The task I wished to undertake was…

Apologies

To the readers and followers of this blog, I wish to apologize for my lack of posting.  The lack of posts was not caused by a dearth of references to Mary by our Holy Father.  Instead, my day to day duties as a seminarian have consumed much of my time, and in other free time…

Easter and Mary

At the conclusion of his Easter Vigil homily, Pope Francis invoked the intercession of Mary.  On this radiant night, let us invoke the intercession of the Virgin Mary, who treasured all these events in her heart (cf. Lk 2:19,51) and ask the Lord to give us a share in his Resurrection. May he open us to the…