For those doing the Total Consecration to Jesus through Mary on the Purification
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Day 11 - "Let us not imagine that we obscure the glory of the Son by the great praise we lavish on His Mother. The more Mary is honored, the greater is the glory of her Son."  - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux (1090 -1153)

Day 12 -  "Whoever bears the mark of devotion to Mary, God recognizes as His own."- Saint Alphonsus Liguori. (1696 - 1787) 

Day 13 - " The Mother of God contained the infinite God under her Heart, the God Whom no space can contain. Through her, the Trinity is adored, demons are vanquished, Satan is cast out of heaven, and our fallen nature is assumed into heaven."  - Saint Cyril of Alexandria (376-444)

Day 14 - "Those who enjoy the favor of Mary are recognized by the citizens of heaven.  And those that bear her stamp , that is, those that have the grace to be her servants, are inscribed in the Book of Life. "  - Saint Bonaventure (1221 - 1274)

Day 15 - "The Blessed Virgin Mary is called the Star of the Sea. Those who sail the ocean seas are guided to the port they seek by carefully observing the stars. In the same way, Christians are guided to heavenly glory by keeping their eyes on Mary."- Saint Thomas Aquinas (1225 - 1274)

Day 16 -  " While remaining the mother of our Judge, Mary is a mother to us, full of mercy. She constitutes our protection. She keeps us close to Christ, and she faithfully takes the matter of our salvation into her charge."  Saint Peter Canisius (1521 - 1597)

Day 17 - “There is no danger of exaggerating. We can never hope to fathom this inexpressible mystery nor will we ever be able to give sufficient thanks to our Mother for bringing us into such intimacy with the Blessed Trinity.”
-Saint Josemaria Escriva
"So shines a good deed in a weary world."   - Willy Wonka

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Re: For those doing the Total Consecration to Jesus through Mary on the Purification - by Ygnacia - 01-16-2012, 04:21 AM



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