Truth or Consequences

… and the mistake of assuming Marian teaching is disposable are under discussion over at the Register. For the full meal deal on Mary and her involvement with the whole warp and woof of the gospel, see Mary, Mother of the Son. [Read more...]

On the Development of Doctrine–for a Perplexed Reader

A reader writes:  I converted to the Catholic faith in 2000. I accepted the fact that revelation, from the Church’s viewpoint, includes both Scripture and Sacred Tradition. At that time, however, I understood that Tradition came from the Apostles. It does.  But it often comes in seed form and is most assuredly not fleshed out [Read More...]

Mary Did You Know FAQ

Mary, did you know that your Baby Boy would one day walk on water? A: No. Mary is not omniscient and could not foresee every particular act of her Son. See the story of the Finding in the Temple in Luke 2:41-51. Mary, did you know that your Baby Boy would save our sons and daughters? [Read More...]

Good news on Mary, Mother of the Son

The conversion of the book into e-book format is complete and Marytown Press is now in the process of readying it for availability on line.  As soon as it’s up, I will let you know. Meantime, dead tree version is available here along with all my other books. [Read more...]

A reader writes a very kind letter about Mary, Mother of the Son

Sez he: I am a seminarian for the Archdiocese of Seattle starting my first year of the theology at Mount Angel Seminary. I just wanted to take the time to express my gratitude for your trilogy, Mary Mother of the Son. Even though I grew up praying the rosary every night with my family and [Read More...]

The Assumption of Mary

…is being celebrated over at the Register by Yr. Obdt. Svt. [Read more...]

Mary, Mother of the Son is Here!

Just spoke with the publisher. I will have copies by Friday and will get them out to all who have pre-ordered it! If you want a copy click on this beeyootiful cover and join the pre-order. It will arrive, signed and everything, shortly! [Read more...]

A reader puzzle about Mary as co-Redemptrix…

over at the Register. Don’t forget, you can pre-order Mary, Mother of the Son here. [Read more...]

The Mackerel Snapper Blog…

…on the Immaculate Conception of Mary. Just a reminder, you can pre-order a copy of the new single volume, unabridged, revised and expanded Mary, Mother of the Son, signed and everything, by ordering it from me. Just click on the beautiful shiny cover below: Here is the publisher’s description of the book: Mark P. Shea’s [Read More...]

Mary, Mother of the Son is back!

Excellent news!  Mary, Mother of the Son is at the printers and will be available very soon.  If you want a signed dead tree version, you can click on this really-quite-beautiful-if-I-do-say-so-myself cover and pre-order now… or you can click here as well, or wait a while till it becomes available for various forms of e-book [Read More...]