The Assumption of Mary: God’s Way of Honouring His Mother.*

The Assumption of Mary: God’s Way of Honouring His Mother.*

_(Thursday 15th August, 2019. Read Revelation 11:19-12:1-10. 1st Corinthians 15:20-27 and Luke 1:39-56)_ _And Mary said, “My soul magnifies the Lord, and my spirit rejoices in God my Saviour, for he has regarded the low estate of his handmaiden. For behold, henceforth all generations will call me blessed.” *(Luke 1:46-48)*_ Today we are celebrating the …

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Saint of the Day for Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Saint of the Day for Thursday, August 15th, 2019

St. Alipius Facts Feastday: August 15 Death: 430 Bishop and companion of St. Augustine. He was born in Tagaste, North Africa, and was raised as a friend of St. Augustine. He went to Rome to study law and became a magistrate there. When Augustine arrived in Rome, Alipius resigned his post and accompanied him to …

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WHY DO WE HONOUR MARY?

WHY DO WE HONOUR MARY?

THE WORD FOR TODAY THE ASSUMPTION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY (SOLEMNITY) AUG 15, 2019 WE HONOUR MARY, VENERATE HER, EXPRESS OUR LOVE FOR HER AND NEVER WORSHIP HER. Mary herself gives us the most important reason in her ” _magnificat_ :” ” All generations (ages) will call me blessed, because the Almighty has done …

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