DO NOT Support Mary’s Way Worldwide Apostolate

220 miracles?Let's get right to the point:  The nonprofit organization called Mary's Way Worldwide Apostolate has been denounced by the Catholic Diocese of Trenton. The Superior General of the Capuchin Franciscan Order in Rome has said that its founder "Father David," a "miracle working priest with stigmata wounds," does not even exist. This organization has no official connection with the Roman Catholic Church, nor has it ever received any official approval or recognition by the Holy See. Le … [Read more...]

New Islamic Mosque–Dedicated to the Virgin Mary

MARYAM By Anonymous (TURKEY) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

 A new mosque in the Syrian coastal city of Tartous has been dedicated to the Virgin Mary--the only Islamic place of worship in the Islamic world which bears her name.The "al-Sayyida Maryam" mosque, named after Mary the Mother of Jesus Christ, was inaugurated on Saturday, June 6. According to Lebanon's Daily Star newspaper, The minister of awqaf, or religious charitable endowments, said the mosque’s construction symbolized the openness of Islam, in stark contrast to the “deviation” being see … [Read more...]

President Obama Lights a Candle for Our Lady

VOTIVE CANDLES By Tiger Craven (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

President Obama has visited the National Shrine of Our Lady of Charity in Miami, where he paused to light a candle before the Virgin Mary.Crux has the story of the unexpected presidential visit to a Catholic shrine: The president was on his way to the airport after attending a Democratic fundraiser the night before and spending the morning at the National Hurricane Center....Obama is the first sitting US president to visit. And Dominguez had barely an hour to prepare. He was in a … [Read more...]